At 08:23 PM 7/31/2007, Nancy Gish wrote:
>I agree that it is a death of ego. But I hasten to add that I do not
>myself have any desire for a dead ego in this sense,
"in this sense" is an interesting choice of words here, but what sense do
you mean? An opened soul for God to enter?
>and I don't think
>Eliot ever experienced it or claimed to.
>I would question Lear--more like the dark night of sense than of
>spirit, since Lear is a very intensely present self, not an opened soul
>for god to enter.