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theraggedyblog: S i l v e r t o n g u e ➯ a collection of poetry as read by Tom Hiddleston If Music Be The Food Of Love, Play On – William Shakespeare // To His Coy Mistress – … Continue reading

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Metropolis is, in modern poetry, set against a backdrop of war and violence and conflict, and modern poetry, as it absorbs the world of the metropolis, absorbs that violence and energy as well. The metropolis, well, it’s a place of … Continue reading

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You have a few more summers, so don’t forget that it’s time to make dirty mistakes in this messy world. You’re going to be locked up – for at least two decades – in white rooms with no ventilation and … Continue reading

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Love After Love The time will come when, with elation, you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror, and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. Eat. You will love again … Continue reading

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The Tooth Whisperer On a day befit with ills and omens, I went to the tooth whisperer A strange specie, are they, Who save by murder and kill by mercy, And lo, behold, here’s your nerve She says, wiping blood … Continue reading

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iamiandiwishiwerent: T.S.Eliot Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.

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A mermaid found a swimming lad, Picked him for her own, Pressed her body to his body, Laughed; and plunging down Forgot in cruel happiness That even lovers drown. William Butler Yeats, “The Mermaid” (via raincium) I have read Blake, … Continue reading

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