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The beautiful mental lady without pity

If you are an English teacher you probably never considered that Keats’ ‘La Belle Dame sans Merci. A Ballad’ was a comedy. But actually it is. 432 more words


‘And what is love?  It is a doll dressed up’

And what is love?  It is a doll dressed up

For idleness to cosset, nurse, and dandle;

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Happy July! And Bright Star.

Belated hey, guys!

This isn’t so much of a review as it is a gush. And this isn’t so much a post as it is a hi-bye. 217 more words

Movie Review

Sonnet To Sleep

O soft embalmer of the still midnight!
Shutting, with careful fingers and benign,
Our gloom-pleas’d eyes, embower’d from the light,
Enshaded in forgetfulness divine;
O soothest Sleep! 91 more words

Roman Holiday – Part 2

By Judy Berman

Gladiators and emperors first come to mind when I think of Rome. But, centuries later, the Eternal City also drew artists and writers – such as English Romantic poet John Keats. 692 more words


Song - I Had A Dove

I had a dove, and the sweet dove died;
And I have thought it died of grieving:
O, what could it grieve for? its feet were tied… 68 more words

Sonnet On The Sea

It keeps eternal whisperings around
Desolate shores, and with its mighty swell
Gluts twice ten thousand caverns, till the spell
Of Hecate leaves them their old shadowy sound. 94 more words