In a Station of the Metro
In a Station of the Metro
by Ezra Pound

Tough-O-Meter

We’ve got your back. With the Tough-O-Meter, you’ll know whether to bring extra layers or Swiss army knives as you summit the literary mountain. (10 = Toughest)

(3) Base Camp

Once you get that it’s a metaphor, the hardest part of the poem is trying to pronounce the word "bough." Plus, it’s so short!

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