Quoting Meyer Robert K GS-9 99 CES/CECT <[log in to unmask]>:
> Although "Nobody" probably knew of Longfellow, "Nobody" died in 1886,
> two years before TS Eliot's birth. Unless one believes in prophecy or
> time-travel, Emily "I'm Nobody" Dickinson could not know anything
> about Eliot.
But, Robert, Emily was willing to share the name --
I'm nobody! Who are you?
Are you nobody, too?
Then there 's a pair of us---don't tell!
They'd banish us, you know.
How dreary to be somebody!
How public, like a frog
To tell your name the livelong day
To an admiring bog!