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Chen, Irene
Aull, Felice

Primary Category: Literature / Poetry

Genre: Sonnet


The poem begins by describing many things that love cannot do, including its inability to heal. The poet observes, however, that many have died "for lack of love alone"; and considers whether, in moments of suffering, she would trade love (which keeps the individual alive) for peace/release.

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