That's no reflection on Eliot's poetry for sure, which is my subject here, i.e. how it continues to affect people.
As for Edward Fox's performance, responses could surely vary. Here is another:
From: David Boyd <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Thursday, September 8, 2011 2:45 PM
Subject: Re: vis-a-vis 'Four Quartets'
Just to say, had the opportunity to hear Edward Fox recite Eliot last year, and both I and my companion were very underwhelmed fine actor sure he is, but not in this regard
On 8 September 2011 19:21, Chokh Raj <[log in to unmask]>
and the legacy endures
Edward Fox vis-a-vis 'Four Quartets'
Where poetry attains to a state of immortality --
and not just the Quartets
but all poetry that Eliot chose to publish.
A perfectionist that he was,
he wouldn't be content
with anything less.
a humble opinion, of course ;->