A haunting way to think of icebergs, moon-pieces fallen from the sky. Especially when lit at night by their mother-ship’s beams.
‘Icebergs … fallen pieces of the moon.’
See also my bestellar review of this wonderful book, complete with a mosaic of quotations, metaphors, triologisms and other alluring Eskimo words.
Source: Barry Lopez, Arctic Dreams, 206
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