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Time, which runs through the world like an endless tinsel thread, seemed to pass through the centre of this room and through the centre of these people and suddenly to pause and petrify, stiff, still and glittering... and the objects in the room drew a little closer together.

 
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Robert Musil
Robert Musil
  • Born: November 6, 1880
  • Died: April 15, 1942
  • Nationality: Austrian
  • Profession: Writer

Robert Musil was an Austrian philosophical writer. His unfinished novel The Man Without Qualities (German: Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften) is generally considered to be one of the most important and influential modernist novels.

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