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Idea of Europe Likin Spring 2010 Rutgers U. First World War Poetry Owen, Wilfred, 1893-1918: [from The complete poems and fragments: edited by Jon Stallworthy: Volume I: The poems (1983)] , Chatto & Windus / The Hogarth Press / Oxford University Press Volume section Owen, Wilfred, 1893-1918 : MENTAL CASES [from The complete poems and fragments: edited by Jon Stallworthy: Volume I: The poems (1983) , Chatto & Windus / The Hogarth Press / Oxford University Press ] 1   Who are these? Why sit they here in twilight?  2   Wherefore rock they, purgatorial shadows,  3   Drooping tongues from jaws that slob their relish,  4   Baring teeth that leer like skulls' teeth wicked?  5   Stroke on stroke of pain,---but what slow panic,  6   Gouged these chasms round their fretted sockets?  7   Ever from their hair and through their hands' palms  8   Misery swelters. Surely we have perished  9   Sleeping, and walk hell; but who these hellish? 
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course 510 392 taught by Professor Maxlikin during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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