Didn't the kind of coal they burned in those
days generate a yellowish colour in its smoke?
Dr. Peter C. Montgomery
Dept. of English
3100 Foul Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC CANADA V8P 5J2
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From: dorothy peters [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, April 02, 2003 8:48 AM
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Subject: Re: Prufrock's "smoke"
> > So.
> > What reasons, practical and/or allusional, for the smoke and fog being
> > Dorothy
> Perhaps it was yellow.