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Quotation by John Streeter Manifold
Odysseus saw the sirens; they were charming,
Blonde, with snub breasts and little neat posteriors,
John Streeter Manifold (b. 1915), British poet. The Sirens (l. 9–10). . .
Sonnet, The; an Anthology. Robert M. Bender and Charles L. Squier, eds. (1987) Washington Square Press/Pocket Books.
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