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There Was A Land Where Lived No Violets

Stephen Crane

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2005-05-29
Added by: marianne
I find this poem interesting--you know, how the people could say what "the violets spoke thus" when "there are no violets here". They were sad that there were no violets (and I think they were fighting) as the violets could not tell them how to stop it. Intruiging, no?
I think this illustrates a sort of paradox--you know something but you need someone to tell it to you before you really know it.
2005-08-08
Added by: Ivory
Apparently, I didn't live in that land without violets ---> I would have given up my lover freely to another woman. You guys don't know him, he's annoying. Most likely, the other woman wouldn't have accepted!!

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