H. Cordelia Ray’s sonnet resonates rather closely if we were to view it as Eliot’s imagination of his mother’s woe when he as Burbank “fell.” 

CR 

On Sat, Oct 20, 2018 at 11:17 AM Chanan Mittal <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Niobe

By Henrietta Cordelia Ray 


http://academyofamericanpoets.cmail19.com/t/ViewEmail/y/6872172E96004035/27970DD695E656932C69F821C9DCC086


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Reminds of Eliot’s “Burbank”


“so the countess passed on until she came through the little park, where Niobe presented her with a cabinet, and so departed.” - from the epigraph 


Time’s ruins 


CR