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In spring they lie flat at the first warmth, they ruin my summer and in autumn they smell of women. ---->>>

Go now, verses, on your light feet, you have not trodden hard on the old earth where the graves laugh when they see their guests, the one corpse stacked on top of the other. Go now and stagger to her whom I do not know. ---->>>

My verses stand gawping a bit. I never get used to this. They've lived here long enough. ---->>>


Nationality: Belgian
Born: 04-05, 1929
Die: 2008-03-19
Occupation: Novelist

Hugo Maurice Julien Claus (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦyɣoː ˈklʌu̯s]; 5 April 1929 – 19 March 2008) was a leading Belgian author who published under his own name as well as various pseudonyms. Claus' literary contributions spanned the genres of drama, the novel, and poetry; he also left a legacy as a painter and film director (wikipedia)