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Ode to My Socks

Ode to My Socks

by Pablo Neruda

Analysis: Allusions

When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.

Cultural References

  • Maru Mori: She was the wife and muse of Chilean painter, Camilo Mori, and a friend of Neruda's. Her full name was Maruja Vargas de Mori. (1)

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