FONTAINE (Trans. B. BLAKE), "La Cigale et La Fourmi" (The Grasshopper and the Ant").
D.H. LAWRENCE, "Immortality," "Cowards," "What's Sane and What Isn't", "The Root of Our Evil," and "Money".
OGDEN NASH, "Ha, Original Sin!"
MARLOWE, The Seven Deadly Sins from The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, Act II, Scene 1.
GEORGE HERBERT, "The Pulley" and
JEFF QUINLAN, "The Accediadental Disindustrialist" and "Stocks Rise, Stocks Set" (a parody of "Sunrise, Sunset" from
Fiddler on the Roof.
JOHN MASEFIELD, "Captain Stratton's Fancy."
WILLIAM TARNOWSKI, How to Become Less Vicius.
ANNE SEXTON, "When Man Enters Woman."
RICHARD BRAUGHTIGAN, "I've Never Had It Done So Gently Before."
DOROTHY PARKER, "Ninon de Lenclos, on Her Last Birthday."
SHAKESPEARE, Iago's soliloquy from Othello, Act II, Scene 3.