Living in Sin
by Adrienne Rich
Living in Sin The Home Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (Line)
Meanwhile, he, with a yawn,
sounded a dozen notes upon the keyboard,
declared it out of tune, (15-17)
The lovely music we envisioned filling the studio with the previous mention of the piano (line 5) is actually not so lovely. In reality the piano (the relationship) is out of tune. This is one of many references to the state of disrepair that the studio (the relationship) is in.