Ha ha! I've really enjoyed this witty tug of war -- reminds me of a scene or two from the 18th century Comedy of Manners, especially The Way of the World. Keep it up, folks, as long as you agree to disagree!!! BTW, it's getting a little late here in Michigan. And I promise a lot more on Prufrock when the day dawns, and light dawns on me! Amen! Cheers! ~ CR Dunja Seselja <[log in to unmask]> wrote: Oh, all right, I've taken your question to be a criticism of George's comment. Seeing is always "seeing as", sorry. PS We can at least agree on that fact that we disagree - you see? :) --- Peter Montgomery wrote: > On what are we agreeing? That was just a question, > not a speculation. > P. > ----- Original Message ----- > From: "Dunja Seselja" > To: > Sent: Saturday, April 29, 2006 6:32 PM > Subject: Re: 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock' > was Re: OT: USk Castle > > > > I was going to ask the same thing (finally we > agree on > > something, Peter :) > > A monologue doesn't exclude another person being a > > part of the story. > > > > --- Peter Montgomery > wrote: > > > > > So who is the "you" to whom he is talking? > > > P. > > > ----- Original Message ----- > > > From: "George Carless" > > > To: > > > Sent: Saturday, April 29, 2006 12:36 PM > > > Subject: Re: 'The Love Song of J. Alfred > Prufrock' > > > was Re: OT: USk Castle > > > > > > > > > > On Sat, Apr 29, 2006 at 11:56:16AM -0700, > Dunja > > > Seselja wrote: > > > > > Hm, interesting, CR. I don't know if I could > > > agree > > > > > with that completely, have to think about it > > > first... > > > > > What confuses me a bit is the fact that the > poem > > > > > brings with "Let us go then, you and I..." - > > > that > > > > > line, as well as the last one, brings in the > > > story > > > > > another person... so I've always had a > feeling > > > the > > > > > > > > Does it, though? I've always thought it felt > more > > > like an internal > > > > monologue; I don't know that much of the poem > > > occurs outside of > > > > Prufrock's head. > > > > > > > > --George > > > > > > > > > > > > -- > > > > No virus found in this incoming message. > > > > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > > > > Version: 7.1.385 / Virus Database: 268.5.1/326 > - > > > Release Date: 4/27/2006 > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > __________________________________________________ > > Do You Yahoo!? > > Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam > protection around > > http://mail.yahoo.com > > > > > > -- > > No virus found in this incoming message. > > Checked by AVG Free Edition. > > Version: 7.1.385 / Virus Database: 268.5.1/326 - > Release Date: 4/27/2006 > > > > > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com --------------------------------- New Yahoo! Messenger with Voice. Call regular phones from your PC and save big.