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The Flea by John Donne
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I have to applaud Donne's...different perspective. The actual flea is really just an extended metaphor, symbolic of the blood union between the speaker and the woman he's lusting after.

I admit it's good, but it was kind of weird and uncomfortable to read. I guess you could say that I'm so 'Donne' with his poetry. Hah. (hopefully my literature teacher doesn't ever see this oops)
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October 24, 2016 – Started Reading
October 24, 2016 – Shelved
October 24, 2016 – Finished Reading

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