Diana Manister wrote:
> Dear CR: the Dog of Conscience. That reading fits very well.
> Now where is the poem's narrator in all this? It seems he is pointing
> the finger at the amoral who feel no guilt and saying Tsk Tsk, rather
> than including himself in their number. What do you think?
It seems to me that the narrator IS including himself:
'You! hypocrite lecteur!--mon semblable,--mon frère!'