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I Am

I Am


by John Clare

I Am Madness Quotes

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Quote #4

Even the dearest, that I love the best
Are strange—nay, rather stranger than the rest (11-12)

"Strange" and "stranger" could mean a few things here. Either the speaker's closest friends are acting different and thus seem strange, or they seem strange because the speaker's mind isn't all there. Which way do you see it?

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