Somebody described Eliot as "a company of actors in one suit."

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Subject:                Re: Prufrock's "smoke"
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> But it is not clear either who or what "Prufrock" is and how much it is
> Eliot himself.  He said in 1962 that it was partly himself and partly
> someone else.

This is really a very apt description of how I felt whenever I was on
stage doing a play.