People are shapes, and things are shadows; places a blur, and faces a blank. All people sleep sometime, but cities never -- and never all people at once. The city's roar is a decrescendo from midnight on, but it never dies down to silence. Most windows are dark; most lights are out, but never all.
"Shapes in The Night,"
Manuscripts: Vol. 4
, Article 23.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.butler.edu/manuscripts/vol4/iss2/23