"Good Mrs. Abigail said of me, That I had a splatter Face, like an over grown School-boy."
Monday, June 23, 2008
John Bayley is Unimpressed
"To think the more of a poet because he is revealed to have been sexually in love with his wife—this has surely all the vulgarity of the modern age about it." --"Family Man" (about Wordsworth), New York Review of Books