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Sunday, November 27, 2005

Words I never thought I'd write on a student's paper

"No, you're misreading this: the poet has an erection."

(If you know what I work on, you'll know that I have precious little occasion to talk about penises, or even sex, in my scholarship--so maybe I'm making up for it now in my classes?)

link | posted by La Lecturess at 12:24 AM |


Anonymous Anonymous commented at 5:07 AM~  

hmmmm (or is that 'mmmmm'?)--i'm intrigued (to say the least). would that more details would come forth, or otherwise be forthcoming.

Blogger Bardiac commented at 10:00 AM~  

Herrick's "The Vine"?

Blogger La Lecturess commented at 3:13 PM~  



Give this blogger a prize!

Blogger Bardiac commented at 12:13 PM~  

Oh, I win, I win!

/jumps up and down wildly!

What did I win?

(One of my favorite poems; I love the surprise in the "Ah me!" bit.)

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