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Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz

(1651 - 1695 / San Miguel Nepantla / Mexico)

Poems of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz

1. Arraignment Of The Men 3/30/2010
2. I approach and I withdraw 1/1/2004
3. In Which She Satisfies A Fear With The Rhetoric Of Tears 3/30/2010
4. My Divine Lysis 1/1/2004
5. My Lady 1/1/2004
6. On the death of that most excellent lady, 1/1/2004
7. Phyllis 1/1/2004
8. To Her Portrait 3/30/2010
9. You Men 1/1/2004

Arraignment Of The Men

Males perverse, schooled to condemn
Women by your witless laws,
Though forsooth you are prime cause
Of that which you blame in them:

If with unexampled care
You solicit their disdain,
Will your fair words ease their pain,
When you ruthless set the snare?

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