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The Heart Asks Pleasure First

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The heart asks pleasure first
And then, excuse from pain-
And then, those little anodynes
That deaden suffering;

And then, to go to sleep;
And then, if it should be
The will of its Inquisitor,
The liberty to die.
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billyana 20 October 2020
This poem was written in 1924. Why or how is it still relevant today?
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