"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Try-out for Marks-A-Lot Notation on Box of Ashes
The most important thing I ever did as a scholar was to put Walt Whitman’s “Live Oak, with Moss” in a widely-used classroom anthology.