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I recall reading that Eliot later said that, when he pronounced Lawrence "mentally disturbed" (or something to that effect), he was himself mentally disturbed.  Can anyone confirm or source that?

Tom K


In a message dated 2/13/2003 4:39:10 PM Eastern Standard Time, [log in to unmask] writes:

> In a message dated 2/13/2003 10:16:34 AM Pacific Standard Time, [log in to unmask] writes:
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> Eliot's most egregious remarks on Lawrence are found in After Strange Gods,
> a book Eliot quickly disowned. He explicilty said that he'd gone over the
> top in his treatment of Lawrence.
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> Can anyone pinpoint disparaging remarks made by Eliot
> regarding Lawrence?  Which particular essay?  Poem?