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Literature

A Short Analysis of Philip Larkin’s ‘Ambulances’

A reading of a classic Larkin poem ‘Ambulances’ was completed in January 1961 and published in Philip Larkin’s third major collection, The Whitsun Weddings (1964). You can read ‘Ambulances’ here; this post offers some notes towards an analysis of Larkin’s poem. ‘Ambulances’, in summary, is a poem about death. The […]