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July 22, 2012

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...as with John Donne's "Triple Fool"
http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/173386

Hi Jill,

Loved the poem and your take on it, particularly the insight on how metaphor multiplies its deeper meaning. Something valuable to consider while reading, and writing, all manners of poetry. Thanks, e

Love it!

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