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No mirror for reflection in his mind He says whatever suits that moment’s wish Thus he is to truth disabled, blind Pride and power make human beings unkind. But reflecting can point to what’s amiss. There’s no mirror for … Continue reading
I have a friend who is still an active mathematician.I don’t whether he did it on purpose but he replied to some emails That figures I reckon so. Then I realised these are words originally relating to arithmetical calculations … Continue reading
Trapped in cultivated ways ,we may forget That usefulness can also be a trap. Am I the one who never makes a bet? Am I the one who always has the map? We are no automata, we are flesh. And … Continue reading
Show less Feedback Acrimony | Define Acrimony at Dictionary.com http://www.dictionary.com/browse/acrimony noun. 1. sharpness, harshness, or bitterness of nature, speech, disposition, etc.: The speaker attacked him with great acrimony. acrimony – definition of acrimony in English | Oxford Dictionaries https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/acrimony … Continue reading
A word here about liking a poem. This should of course be our primary objective and motive. But to like is a function of the critical intelligence, as this passage by W. H. Auden makes clear: As readers, we remain in … Continue reading