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Stephen Basdeo

Stephen Basdeo is a historian and writer based in Leeds, UK.

Victor Hugo’s “Songs of Twilight” (1835) | G. W. M. Reynolds

In the present age, everything, whether ideal or fact, whether connected with society in general, or with a single individual—everything is in a state of twilight. But of what species is that twilight? Oh! who shall solve so profound a mystery—the most sublime of all those that are agitated during times of doubt and uncertainty?