His tears hardly seem odd to me, but I suppose that's one reason we need
poetry--to enlarge our understanding of other people.
Diana Manister wrote:
> I recall reading in some biography that Eliot broke down in tears when
> he was informed of Vivienne's death, which struck me as odd since he
> never visited her during her hospitalization and avoided her before
> that. If he knew she killed herself, it might explain his reaction. Diana