At 10:15 AM 7/11/2007, Diana Manister wrote:
>I tend to believe that he was conscious of the contextual implications of
>his characters' spoken' words
This is so fundamental that I can't help wondering if anyone could take
seriously an Eliot commentator who didn't believe it? Or that Eliot didn't,
in his somewhat slender corpus of densely packed poems, take the greatest
care in choosing words?