‘Because I could not stop for Death…’

The pleasures of language and the deliciousness of phrases that roll off your tongue.

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Today I’m going to share with you some of the passage of writing that I just love. Just a taster of the way language can truly make us grin, squirm, shudder, and sigh in delight — not just at the sentiments expressed but, crucially, at the way they are expressed. The form, the structure, the careful choice of…