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Mary Reid Kelley

“Punning and wordplay is an essential expressive mode. I think that puns in particular express this betrayal from the inside of language that was resonating then and resonates now. The fact that tall and ball have this similar sound to them — there is no logical association. It simply happens in the body. It’s a counter-poise to that logical thrust.”




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