TITLE

Two Poems

PUB. DATE
November 1954
SOURCE
New Republic;11/15/54, Vol. 131 Issue 20, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Poem
ABSTRACT
The article presents two poems by William Jay Smith. "Critic." First Line: A short-order cook is the mealymouthed critic, Last Line: And serves it shirred, or blurred, or scrambled. "Lady Biographer." First Line: She devotes her life to the lives of others, Last Line: Or if they all had married her.
ACCESSION #
25766211

 

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