Our old pal J. Alfred is really starting to break down as the poem goes on, waxing on about his head being served up like John the Baptist, except his head is rapidly balding. Also, he measures his life in coffee spoons, which I'm fairly certain isn't an accurate unit of measurement.
Lit Brick is a comic started by Jodie Troutman in an effort to read the entire Norton Anthology of English Literature. Having eventually succeeded in that goal, it now features comics about all manner of random literature. For more of Jodie's work, visit troutcave.net!