An avant-garde aesthetics, nevertheless. And a quality of voice not encountered before or since.
"My words echo
Thus, in your mind.
But to what purpose
Disturbing the dust on a bowl of rose-leaves
I do not know."
--- On Thu, 7/29/10, Chokh Raj <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> A crucial aspect of Eliot's aesthetics is its rootedness in "tradition" -