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Unformatted text preview: teaching a lesson about both music and history. After forty years (13) proves that now refers to the year 2002 since it was 1962 previously. This points out that forty years have passed and the century has changed along with many different facts. Muldoons mention of the Bay of Pigs vet (14) can refer to forty years after the actual events when it was revealed that the failure of the Bay of Pigs could have led to John F. Kennedys assassination due to prisoner negotiations. This information was actually recovered forty years after the Bay of Pigs. It is clear to see the two different timeframes that Muldoon refers to in his poem Soccer Moms . The two years, 1962 and 2002, are portrayed perfectly by the author. The poem is very concise and apparent by many of the authors hidden facts....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course ENRU 1240 taught by Professor Kerins during the Fall '08 term at Fordham.
- Fall '08