1] Title: Malines is Mechlin, Belgium. An unknown Belgian, at midnight getting off the train onto a railway platform to chum with his buddies, appears to have stepped on the maddened poet's foot in a rush to leave the car.
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of English, University of Toronto.
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Original text: J. K. Stephen, Lapsus Calami, new edn. (Cambridge: Macmillan and Bowes, 1891), p. 36. PR 5473 S4L3 1891 Robarts Library.
First publication date: 1891
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: RPO 1998.
Recent editing: 2:2002/2/14
Other poems by James Kenneth Stephen