"Tales From A Nearby Village"
In the night: the familiar cold, blue light of images flickering through a darkened room. Here and there a moment both contemporary and ancient, traces of one within the other, fossilized remains.
The Caliph said to Scherazade, "Change the channel."
And the next evening the child was again frightened and unable to sleep and so he came to the woman for a story that he might be comforted. As she held the child she said:
"What tale shall I tell you? Who shall I be tonight? The Weaver? Or the Warrior? The Child, the Warbride or the Bearer of Children? The Spouse or the Woman Bereft? Perhaps the Shaman."
And she began:
"On a festival day in a near-by village, the people gather to watch the performance of a traveling opera company. With dance and song and costume the Tale of their ancestors moves before them."...
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