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Frank Ovid Frank Ovid 45, United States (4/17/2014 1:28:00 PM)

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John, I've got you down. Who tips the scale for the 19th century in your mind?Coleridge?Poe?Dickinson?Tennyson?Keats?Who gets your juicy going?

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  • Rookie - 923 Points Gulsher John (4/17/2014 11:00:00 PM) Post reply | Read 2 replies
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    Ovid... i love poetry that takes you away where you never been, (JC said so)
    and and Pre, post Romantics did so much better...
    Coleridge, shelley Byron, Keats, and Dickensian etc are matchless
    they got melody flow, depth, rhythm everything one could see in a poem, a big source of Catharses and inspiration.

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  • Rookie - 774 Points Lamont Palmer (4/17/2014 7:28:00 PM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    Coleridge and Wordsworth for me: hard to beat their common language set to great music. -LP

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    • Rookie - 774 Points Frank Ovid (4/17/2014 7:57:00 PM) Post reply

      Agreed. I'm going to have a 'Wordsworth Night' tonight. Haven't delved into him in awhile. I'm going to smoke a huge joint first.

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