Vacuity is an amazing little word when one considers that nature abhors a vacuum and outer space is a virtual vacuum. The concept is complicated enough to maintain a boiling thought in one's mental thermos for quite some time. The quoted lines are ones I very much admire, and I am pleased to run into them again after a long absence.
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about the author
MALCOLM HEBRON teaches English Literature at Winchester College, UK. He is author of Mastering the Language of Literature, and The Medieval Siege (OUP), and writes articles on language and literature for various academic and educational journals.
Occasional ruminations on books, art, films, music ...
MONDAY, 14 MAY 2012
T S Eliot: Prufrock and Other Observations
later flowers for the bees . . .