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The Wanderer

The Wanderer


by Anonymous

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?


There's no sex in "The Wanderer." Period. End of story. In fact, the almost total lack of steaminess in any Anglo-Saxon poetry is pretty typical of the genre as a whole.

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