“Ugh! Yesterday’s market disaster was sort of stocks saying to investors the OPPOSITE of what the poetess Elizabeth Barrett Browning said in 1850 in Sonnet 43. The poem said “How do I love thee, let me count the ways”. Stocks said to investors – “How do I hate thee, let me count the ways.” So let us read the sad statistics and weep.”

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