VERSE for Friday's Tea Time (#19) SONNETS 36-37 (BtVS#8 "Me
Robot, You Jane")|
SONNETS #36-37/154 for TEA TIME in
L.A. (REMINDER: 7-8PM BRONZE
Posted by: forensicpopouri - Apr 12, 2002, 8:20
SONNETIZING BtVS EPISODE #8 "ME
ROBOT, YOU JANE"
BOOK BAD, CHAT
BAD, NEW BAD, MY BAD
verse in Shakespearean sonnet
[CONTINUED FROM PART
MS. CALENDAR TELLS GILES that he's
whose vision's blocked by ancient
piles of texts;
who thinks that letting
words fly free will rob
them of all
sanctity; that modern sects . . .
. . .
condemn themselves to chaos when lines
untethered from a solid hand-held
Ms. Calendar tells Giles he's missed
RIGHT "HERE," "a new
society" is born.
does not reflect that hope.
Buffy episode required a face
could be slapped decisively. Like
needs dirt, the Scooby gang needs to
erase . . .
. . . an EVIL packaged
neatly in a box.
BUT HERE, we smile:
The Bronze that evil mocks.
If OPTIMISM TRIUMPHS, THERE'S
No place for Spike or Dru. No
But still I feel this episode
itself in Joss's waste can. Hold
a wake . . .
. . . for well-made turns
of phrase, but let it go
where heavy footed
logic cools its heels . . .
propaganda drops its snow . . .
END, when all the Seven Seals . . .
. have ended all the dumb ideas of man.
on a roll now, please, just let me spin.
promise this will end within the span
this last sonnet, though I may not win . .
. . . you over to a single point I've
In any case . . . four sonnets on
LINK TO PART 1
forensicpopouri - Apr 12, 2002, 8:28
Read the Tea Time CORKBOARD when it appears
at 4 PM Bronze Time.
THEN: Watch for the TEA TIME
topic to appear at 7 PM Bronze Time.