We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
Meditation at Lagunitas

Meditation at Lagunitas

  

by Robert Hass

Analysis: Sex Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

PG-13

No doubt about it, there’s sex in this poem. If this were a movie, right around line 16 the film would cut to a softly lit room. We catch a glimpse a man and a woman with "soft shoulders." And then, just when things are heating up, cut to a riverbank and a bunch of kids fishing.

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement