The days deny, what the nights decry -
Of the velvet substance of dark repose,
Of the glimmers and shadows,
The subtle innuendoes,
Of that which must glow,
To be known.
The Nature of the Sphinx - N.C. Wyeth Here we have a clue to the nature of the Sphinx. The Sphinx is really the being who has us by the throat, who strangles us. When the ether-body ...