In a message dated 1/9/03 3:02:10 AM !!!First Boot!!!, [log in to unmask] writes:

. Pound's profound skill
ellicited a more dramatic figure from within
the stone, by looking for the places where tension
could be strong.

Indeed, Pound had profound skill.  He was so good at feigning insanity that he managed to spend most of his latter years at a mental institution rather than a prison.  But, yet, I was not there.  Perhaps it was not all an act.  I must not be too hasty to judge.