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At my resorces post here
Why 'Marble Feet'?
Good Question! It's just that I love Emily Dickinson and I'd take any opportunity to quote her. So marble feet are two (quite random) words from one of my favourite poems:
And all the dead lie down.
It was not night, for all the bells
Put out their tongues for noon.
It was not frost, for on my flesh
I felt siroccos crawl,
Nor fire, for just my marble feet
Could keep a chancel cool.
And yet it tasted like them all,
The figures I have seen
Set orderly for burial
Reminded me of mine,
As if my life were shaven
And fitted to a frame
And could not breathe without a key,
And 'twas like midnight, some,
When everything that ticked has stopped
And space stares all around,
Or grisly frosts, first autumn morns,
Repeal the beating ground;
But most like chaos, stopless, cool,
Without a chance, or spar,
Or even a report of land
To justify despair
I also happen to have extremely white and cold feet so the name is quite appropiate anyway.