My Shakespeare, my Shakespeare

+++ …why hast thou forsaken me? +++ “The story goes that, before or after he died, he found himself before God and he said: ‘I, who have been so many men in vain, want to be one man: myself.’ The voice of God replied from a whirlwind: ‘Neither am I one self; I dreamed the world as you dreamed your work, my Shakespeare, and among the shapes of my dream are you, who, like me, are many persons—and none.’ -BORGES, “Everything and Nothing”  +++ Sunday [21 Dec. 1817] Hampstead SundayMY DEAR BROTHERS,I must crave your pardon for not having written…