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January 18, 2010

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Thanks so much for this-- I love the Monroe quote! Looking forward to the next entries--

I, too, love Marilyn Monroe's aphorism. What's your favorite sonnet sequence, Brad? How do you like Meredith's 16-line experiments in "Modern Love"?

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