Earlier 18th-century literary language was not supple enough to connect the life of the imagination to that of the street.
You may have the dark and cold street life, ruled by the lessor light of the moon. During this time I restore my temple, and later awake to greet the awesome radiance of the sun-star.
...And we left the lightfor the night of the street
The magic of the street is the mingling of the errand and the epiphany.