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An Irish Airman Foresees His Death by W.B. Yeats - poetry on 'The Beckoning' w. b. yeats and masturbation


`A poet's life is an experiment in living,' wrote W B Yeats, and his own life When desire became an unendurable torture, I would masturbate.

Sean Pryor, W. B. Yeats, Ezra Pound and the Poetry of Paradise (Farnham: Ashgate, . Ecstasy provides access to The Light; the moment of orgasm may offer a.

Sometimes the hint is in the title: WB Yeats, for instance, wrote Words for lying on his bed reading Blake and absent-mindedly masturbating.