Re: RARA-AVIS: Title query

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Thu, 18 Mar 1999 23:20:03 -0500 I am almost sure it's in a poem by Wallace Stevens, but can't recall the
title or find it in his collected poetry. It's also possible that By the
way, _The Wench is Dead_ is a famous Fredric Brown title. Could Dexter
be paying homage to Brown by using the same title? If not, it's in poor
taste - sort of like using _The Long Goodbye_ as a title for a
contemporary novel.


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