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The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

by T.S. Eliot

Stanza XVIII Summary

Get out the microscope, because we’re going through this poem line-by-line.

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I do not think that they will sing to me.

  • Even the mermaids won’t sing to him. Where’s your self-confidence, man!

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