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CR

On Saturday, August 15, 2015, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Peter, your original query:
>
> "Is [Viv's] line about not wanting children, a dig at TSE?"
>
> Yes, it could easily be. Though Lil's context warrants the line, Eliot
> must have Vinced at the suggestion.
> Not without a painful apprehension of the irony in it. He loved children
> and would "die" to have some but Viv's infidelity forbade him from
> achieving his cherished object. I have already commented on the
> line's implications vis-a-vis Lil and the waste land.
>
> Thanks,
> CR
>
> On Saturday, August 15, 2015, Nancy Gish <[log in to unmask]
> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml',[log in to unmask]);>> wrote:
>
>> At one point in "A Game of Chess" she writes "WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL." Is
>> that what you recall?
>> Nancy
>>
>> >>> David Boyd <[log in to unmask]> 08/15/15 4:28 AM >>>
>> Yes, I dimly recall the one time I did some facilitated delving into the
>> facsimile edition being a bit surprised that Viv actually in an annotation
>> praised Eliot's way of putting it - and sure that comment actually related
>> to the Game of Chess part, which, given the content, made it all the more
>> intriguing that the subject of it all had liked it so much: might well be
>> reasonable from this to infer that, at least when feeling rational, Viv
>> herself had a balanced and objective insight into their current marital
>> situation.
>>
>> Sent from my iPad
>>
>> > On 15 Aug 2015, at 04:08, Nancy Gish <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> >
>> > Why assume without a source or evidence that it is a personal dig?
>> Would she have added the note to Tom about accepting or not if it were? Why
>> could it not be simply another Kellond line he had omitted or a common
>> phrase that fit much better than the one he used, which it did?
>> >
>> > Clearly the images are based on them (it is clear on the Facsimile
>> pages--as in Pound's "too photog" comment), but nothing in any of Viv's
>> editing comments suggests she was using the text to dig at him or that he
>> was not respecting her notes.
>> >
>> > If she did want to snipe, it would hardly be in a league with the image
>> of her as hysteric. They were pretty mutually damaging.
>> > Nancy
>> >
>> > >>> Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> 08/14/15 7:50 PM >>>
>> > They = Tom & Viv. I am interested in what sparked Viv's line about
>> children. My original query got no response so I came at it a different
>> way.
>> >
>>
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