Mm. The Hollow Men is very nice. If I've read it, I don't remember it, so thank you for posting about it all the same, Dinahann.
Huh. So we share a love for The Waste Land. It's such an obscure and difficult poem, I didn't expect to find another fan. +
Of course, if we're on the topic of Eliot, I have to give mad props to The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.
Huh. The more I think about it, the more I really, really like Eliot.Do I dare
Disturb the universe?
In a minute there is time
For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.
For I have known them all already, known them all:ó
Have known the evenings, mornings, afternoons,
I have measured out my life with coffee spoons;
(Does this mean we have to start a thread just about verse in general or T.S. Eliot specifically? We'd be the only two posting!)
ETA: A link to The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock: http://www.bartleby.com/198/1.html
And whenever I think of Prufrock, I always think of Melville's Bartleby the Scrivener, for some reason: http://www.bartleby.com/129/