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Analysis and comments on You, Doctor Martin by Anne Sexton

Comment 2 of 2, added on October 2nd, 2005 at 12:22 PM.

For anyone who has spent time in a mental hospital "You, Doctor Martin" is
incredibly accurate and reminiscent. Sexton captures with perfect eloquence
the eery quiet of a night in the hospital. She describes precisely the
lugubrious bed checks and meal routines and absolutely secures the overall
elegiac atmosphere of the place.

Mary from United States
Comment 1 of 2, added on September 13th, 2005 at 3:18 PM.

it's all there.

misterpoet

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Poet: Anne Sexton
Poem: You, Doctor Martin
Added: Feb 20 2003
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