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> INGELBIEN RAPHAEL wrote:
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> Poetry as an alternative to nursing?
Who said it was? And what does it mean? The logic of your post is not
clear to me.

> Not if you think of all the poems that have been written about hospitals.
> - Baudelaire compared life itself to a hospital in his prose poems.
> - Larkin has written several poems about hospitals.
> - English poet U.A. Fanthorpe worked as a clerk in a hospital and has written several poems inspired by her experiences.
> There are probably many more examples.

What does this contradict? You've lost me with this.

Carrol
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> Yours,
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> RaphaŽl
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