am 6.2.2003 01:44 Uhr schrieb Peter Montgomery unter
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> On the other hand, I suppose we could recall the
> various war passages from Eliot, and consider whether
> they give us any insight into what's going on, given
> Eliot' semi-visionary, apocalyptic view of things.
> Our only hope or else despair,
> Is to be redeemed from fire by fire.
> (I didn't look that up Gunnar, so
> you're welcome to correct it.)
Not correct, but rather complete it, Peter:
The only hope, or else despair
Lies in the choice of pyre of pyre-
To be redeemed from fire by fire.