Diana Manister wrote:
> Dear Ken,
> Interesting text -- thanks. I'm trying to
> like Gerontion's narrator, but find it difficult.
Diana -- Well, I'll give you this: nobody's better than you at
midstream horse changing. In my experience. But in fact, how can you not
like a speaker who says "Unnatural vices/are fathered by our heroism.
Virtues/are forced upon us by our impudent crimes." The phrasing,
thought and word, are superb. I love it.