May I add that Flaubert's father was a doctor and the substance of
surgery occurs in many of his novels, where Eliot is likely to have
read of it?
On Monday, May 12, 2003, at 11:50 AM, INGELBIEN RAPHAEL wrote:
ArialPoetry as an
alternative to nursing? Not if you think of all the poems that have
been written about hospitals.
Arial- Baudelaire compared life
itself to a hospital in his prose poems.
Arial- Larkin has written several
poems about hospitals.
Arial-†English poet U.A. Fanthorpe
worked as a clerk in a hospital and has written several poems inspired
by her experiences.
ArialThere are probably many more
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