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Apr. 12th, 2005 @ 09:32 pm Hear ye, Hear ye
And in short, I was afraid.: cynicalcynical
the Mermaid's Song: my keyboard clacking
Where's the Prufrock love??
Come on all ye people, come and support this fantastic masterpiece ... or ... or i will eat you >;)
*tumble weed blows across*
Ah maybe I should stop measuring out my life with keyboard letters and do some schoolwork..... nah...
I'll just stand here and ring a bell and carry on calling Prufrock readers, whether they exist or not..

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Do I dare disturb the universe?
jen_the_crazy:
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From:iwritesometimes
Date:April 20th, 2005 06:13 am (UTC)
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Are you well-versed in T S Eliot, or just his textbook stand-by? And if I'm not mistaken, and I'm not, it's "The Love Song OF J. Alfred Prufrock," not "The Love Song FOR..." I'd be curious to talk to you, though I may have ruined it. Have a great evening.

-reid
From:jen_the_crazy
Date:April 20th, 2005 08:00 am (UTC)

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Hey :DDDD
dont worry sweetie!
In my ed exel poetry anthology book the poem is entitled 'the love song OF J. Alfred Prufrock'
hmmmm interesting .. i assumed this was because the poet was adopting the persona of the imaginary 'PRufrock' in order to relate the poem ....
Maybe though the book i have has been not been printed correctly, *doesnt trust those exam boards*
If it is 'for' instead of 'of' it adds a more distanced feeling to the poem ... or maybe it got changed...
i have rambled on for ages now, so will go ;)
p.s. grwat to talk to you :D
*excuse the spelling*
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From:i_am_blue15
Date:April 22nd, 2005 06:00 pm (UTC)

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the misprint was my fault, I apologize. I wasn't quite thinking when I first wrote it out, and you are both right. Thank you for showing me the mistake though...to err is human, ey?
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Date:April 22nd, 2005 08:15 pm (UTC)

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forgiven ..
i actually got quite confused but its kool that i was right (for once)
:DDDD
*hugs*

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