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Rickard A Parker wrote:

> I was flipping through a book not long ago that had a chapter per poet
> (I've forgotten the title but I think it was "Young Poets.") Eliot was
> mentioned in passing in one of the chapters.  He was invited to a
> dinner while at Princeton along with a couple of the younger poets
> that the book was really about.  They were amazed that TSE had 5
> martinis and didn't seem to show any effects.

The trick may be in how many he'd had before the five.  The Prelubes, aka
The Four Cocktails?

M.