You say you have little to offer the list?? You had an interesting post on Ovid's description of Narcissus in the original Latin ("ruborem") just a few days ago. That's on top of many, many interesting posts from you.
The truth is that the list has let you down, not responding enough to your comments. After a while it can seem like you're talking to yourself, which is a waste of your time.
Perhaps you can reconsider . . .
-- Tom --
> Date: Sun, 25 Apr 2010 10:56:40 -0400
> From: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: OT: Goodbye
> To: [log in to unmask]
> I've made friends here -- some of whom I've met in that strange place,
> the physical world -- and learned a great deal. Now that I find that I
> have little to offer to others who are beginning to think seriously
> about the fine writer who brought us together and find that I'm not
> myself being challenged as I was for many years, I'm saying goodbye and
> thank you to the list. I include gratitude to Timothy M and others
> behind the scene.
> Best wishes and best poems,
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