Tag: positive and negative imagery in Prufrock

  • Prufrock: Part 2

    Prufrock: Part 2

    The negative urban images in the poem are juxtaposed with many very pleasant images. Some of these are the beautiful women and art in salons, and the mermaids frolicking in the sea at the end. This “feminine imagery” stays with me, rather than the negative ones of growing old, smoky streets, and lonely men. That…