Poetry: one among literatures oldest and most evocative types of writing, or a boring approach to make studying even lamer? Ron makes it clear which camp he belongs to, however that doesn’t change the truth that this week’s episode is about poetry, so he rolls with it.
Peter Dinklage joins Ron and Carolina to learn and talk about poetry, and naturally Ron can’t assist however ask a handful of questions on Peter’s appearing profession up high. Don’t fear, there are completely zero “Recreation of Thrones” spoilers (in all probability as a result of it’s unclear if Ron has ever watched it?)
Peter then shares a few of his favourite poems with Ron and Carolina. To his credit score, Ron tries to regulate himself and stay respectful so long as potential. Okay, he in all probability may have tried just a little tougher. No less than he interrupts Peter in distinctive and stunning methods, in order that’s good, proper?
After Peter reads a remaining poem by William Blake, an enlightening dialog about poetry follows. Or at the very least, it ought to have. It sort of devolves into Peter having a full-blown existential disaster, however perhaps Ron’s present he despatched within the mail will patch issues up.
One factor’s for positive: you’ve by no means skilled poetry fairly like this. Whether or not you’re a giant poetry nerd or a standard cool particular person like Ron, you’ll really feel means classier than common simply by listening to the newest episode.
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