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From: "Carrol Cox" <[log in to unmask]>
> Peter has bombarded us with so many posts in so short a time
> that I've had to leave them unread, so I don't know what his
> objections to interpretation of this poem are.
My posts are in response to other posts which addressed my points.
My objection to interpretation is that it takes the poetry out of the
poem, and reduces it to a single level of rhetoric. I feel that that
is an inadequate response to a multi-leveled creation.