What is the significance of both the lack of punctuation and line breaks in the poem?

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This is one of those questions that I suspect could have several different answers, depending on how fancy you want to get.  I am going to aim at the one in the middle...the one that is easiest to understand and is likely the most common.

Whenever a poet purposefully leaves out punctuation (or puts it in, for that matter,) there is a reason.  In this case, it would seem that Williams does not want the reader to...

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