Guess I’ll have to pick up a copy. Those are my two favorite poets.
BTW, Mead, as a fellow southerner have you ever noticed that Eliot shared one trait typical of those of us born south of the Mason-Dixon line, namely, an inferiority complex?
Thank you. I struggle to find ways to give my youngest son his rightful cultural heritage when he willfully dropped out of the formal schooling system at age 15. Now turning 27, he can’t really go back — though now he is beginning to realize what he threw aside. This will be excellent. And I plan to get a copy for myself just for pure enjoyment.
Some thoughts here on W.H.Auden’s ‘Lullabye’ and its quotability