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Lesson Plans


Van Gogh's ear

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Kurt Hasselman (kprs)
Sat, 03 Oct 1998 08:55:51 -0400


I understood the story to be that he cut off his ear and sent it to the
prostitute that rejected him. He was obsessed with her (Van
Gogh-obsessed? go figure?), and she didn't want have anything to do with
him, so he wanted her to have a part of him, both literally and
figuratively.

San D


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