Thank you for recalling those wonderful lines. The
strange thing is, I've just been through a very rough morning that was
summarised by what I read in your email.
Sometimes it's great just to re-read Eliot once again... just
eyes and soul.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, October 31, 2003 1:41
Subject: Posting TSE's poetry
I regret that posting a poem by TSE seems to have upset Peter
Should I tell you about my winter instead? That seems to be a
big feature of the list.
Far too chilly for me, I fear.
Do not let me hear
Of the wisdom of old, but rather of their
Their fear of fear and frenzy, their fear of possession,
belonging to another, or to others, or to God.
The only wisdom we can hope
Is the wisdom of humility: humility is
S Eliot: East Coker 11