The World's Wife: Poems - Duffy, Carol Ann

"Be terrified. " " It's you I love, " "perfect man, " "Greek God, my own; " "but I know you'll go, " " betray me, stray" "from home." "So better by far for " "me if you were stone." --from "Medusa" Stunningly original and haunting, the voices of Mrs. Midas, Queen Kong, and Frau Freud, to say nothing of the Devil's Wife herself, startle us with ...

The World's Wife: Poems 2001, Faber & Faber, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780571199952

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