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Pilgrim State Hospital (Brentwood, NY) | take the sun away

Pilgrim State Hospital (Brentwood, NY) | take the sun away - Pilgrim State Hospital
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If you go away
On this summer's day
Then you might as well
Take the sun away
All the birds that flew
In the summer sky
When our love was new
And our hearts were high
And the day was young
And the nights were long
And the moon stood still
For the night bird's song
If you go away

from 'if you go away'
by Emiliana Torrini
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Power plant. Pilgrim State Hospital, Long Island NY. 2009

Photograph by Matthew Christopher of Abandoned America


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