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Circe's Power

Circe's Power

  

by Louise Glück

Analysis: Sex Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

PG

"As men and women are/ when their needs are simple" (14-15). If you read between the lines here, you could interpret "simple needs" as sex.

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