Category Archives: pathetic fallacy

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My thanks to the ABC Sun am show Outsiders for this story. Apparently this week in Melbourne there has been an onfield incident of homophobic sledging. God knows, players get up close enough & personal in their clinches, they’re holding each … Continue reading

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In literature the term “pathetic fallacy” refers to the human tendency to project human sentiments, emotions etc onto the great screen of nature; it was a popular motif of poetry. The poet cries, the brook responds. In my adolescence I … Continue reading

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