(They will say: “But how his arms and legs are thin!”)
Do I dare
Disturb the universe?

from T.S. Eliot – The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock on Rap Genius


These women, and his success or failure with them, are of cosmic importance to the speaker. To dare to confess his desires to one would change his whole life. And yet he’s thinking of doing it anyway, even though his body, like the universe, is gradually thinning out and losing energy. DRAMA

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