Why is it that every year I fall for this!!! Even when I see Timothy's name (so predictable, it is always there on April 1). I had to laugh at how I scurried to that website.
From: cr mittal <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask]
Date: Sat, 1 Apr 2006 16:42:05 -0800
Subject: Re: Recently Discovered Eliot Poem
I'm sure everyone was taken in. Thanks, Timothy, for this light moment.
Peter Montgomery <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
----- Original Message -----
From: "Timothy Materer"
Sent: Saturday, April 01, 2006 6:47 AM
Subject: Recently Discovered Eliot Poem
> At 5:14 AM -0800 3/29/06, Will Gray wrote:
> >My guess is that it is among the thousands of papers
> >packing Valerie's apartment in London.
> I saw this collection when I was invited to tea with Mrs. Eliot and
> Mrs. Wyndham Lewis in April 2001. I was particularly struck by two
> quatrains that Eliot wrote in pencil on the back of an envelope since
> they include both Prufrock and Sweeney in a single poem. It stuck in
> my memory. Pending the approval or disapproval of the Eliot estate,
> the text of the poem appears at
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