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in Just-

in Just-

by E.E. Cummings
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in Just- Language and Communication Quotes

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Quote #1

eddieandbill (6)


Jamming two people’s names together gives this line all the breathless excitement that Eddie and Bill must feel when they hear the balloonman’s whistle.

Quote #2

it's spring and the goat-footed balloonMan whistles far and wee (15-23)


For a poem about youth, this ending is a bit strange, right? We’re left with the balloonMan, whose calls are now directed at…us?

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