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T.S. Eliot

1888 - 1965
Thomas Stearns Eliot was one of America's major and most well known 20th century poets. He is especially recognized for his poem "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock," said to be a masterpiece of the Modernist movement. Eliot was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948 for his incredible contribution to present-day poetry.
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Miss Helen Slingsby was my maiden aunt,

And lived in a small house near a fashionable ... [+]

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Miss Nancy Ellicot

Strode across the hills and broke them,

Rode across the hills and broke... [+]

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As she laughed I was aware of becoming involved in her laughter and being part of it, until her ... [+]

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When Mr. Apollinax visited the United States

His laughter tinkled among the teacups.

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