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Of Hughes' poems I like this one in particular.
"Crow's Fall"
http://www.best-poems.net/ted_hughes/crows_fall.html

CR

On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> A link to 'A Dancer to God.' One may read a sample here.
>
> https://www.overdrive.com/media/860648/a-dancer-to-god
>
> CR
>
> On Saturday, April 30, 2016, David Boyd <[log in to unmask]
> <javascript:_e(%7B%7D,'cvml',[log in to unmask]);>> wrote:
>
>> Tangentially flying off, am reminded of the alternative meanings given to
>> orders of chivalry / decorations handed out by Britain to their diplomats =
>> the Order of St Michael and St George. These progress according to
>> seniority from
>>
>> Commander - CMG or ' Call Me Godly
>>
>> Knight Commander - KCMG or 'Kindly Call Me Godly'
>>
>> Grand Cross Commander -  GCMG* or 'God Calls Me Godly'
>>
>> * usually only the Head of the British Diplomatic Service gets to be
>> a GCMG
>>
>> On 1 May 2016 at 00:25, David Boyd <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>>> Book title rather than poem but surely not at all the worse for that??
>>>
>>> 'A Dancer to God'
>>>
>>> On 30 April 2016 at 23:09, [log in to unmask] <
>>> [log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>>>> My usual question:  can anyone direct us to a poem or stanza by Hughes
>>>> worth remembering or rereading?  We seem to have a lot of biographical data
>>>> but not that much poetry.
>>>>
>>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>>>
>>>> On Apr 30, 2016, at 4:51 PM, David Boyd <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Very sure I've mentioned this before, but will again: Ted Hughes'
>>>> mother was a direct descendant of Nicholas Ferrar, he of Little Gidding and
>>>> presumably after whom TH's late son  who also took his own life (R very
>>>> much IP) was named
>>>>
>>>> Grown-up Frieda H of course recently fell out bigtime with Sir Jonathan
>>>> Bate over that biography.
>>>>
>>>> Dr Ann Skea in Australia keeps matters Ted Hughes on fast academic boil
>>>> -
>>>> http://ann.skea.com/index.html
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 30 April 2016 at 17:41, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> “I hold a beast, an angel, and a madman in me, and my enquiry is as to
>>>>> their working, and my problem is their subjugation and victory, down throw
>>>>> and upheaval, and my effort is their self-expression.” ― Dylan Thomas
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Ken Armstrong <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Can you post it, CR?
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On 4/30/2016 11:38 AM, Chanan Mittal wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> at random
>>>>>>
>>>>>> A quote from Dylan Thomas which resonates rather acutely vis-a-vis
>>>>>> Eliot
>>>>>>
>>>>>> https://www.pinterest.com/pin/285697170086278302/
>>>>>>
>>>>>> CR
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> Another link
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> https://www.pinterest.com/pin/235594624231272181/
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> CR
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> On Saturday, April 30, 2016, Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Someone shared it at the Facebook today.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes and baby Frieda, Primrose Hill, 1960
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> But then Google got me to this and others at the following link.
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> https://www.google.com/search?sclient=tablet-gws&site=&source=hp&q=pictures+Sylvia+Plath%2C+Ted+Hughes+and+baby+Frieda%2C+Primrose+Hill%2C+1960+&oq=pictures+Sylvia+Plath%2C+Ted+Hughes+and+baby+Frieda%2C+Primrose+Hill%2C+1960+&gs_l=tablet-gws.3...3966419.3971149.0.3972194.11.11.0.0.0.0.396.1940.0j9j0j2.11.0....0...1.1j2.64.tablet-gws..0.9.1385.0..0j35i39j0i3j0i20j0i131.2TFSbhvObJY#imgrc=xJVGATILNwOGnM%3A
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> CR
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
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