Peter Montgomery wrote:
> Thanks, Rick. It raisies all t6he central questions of Eliot studies,
> and presents their context.Still I find myself wondering HOW he
> knew what Eliot wanted to do. Must have had angelic help.
> "What Eliot wanted to do, and he constructed a poetics that would enable him
> to do it, was to achieve a naked, unqualified expression of social,
> religious, and sexual desperation-while appearing not to be personally
> involved at all!"
Maybe he thought professors could get away with professing.