[ilds] Fwd: the L-shaped room

Michael Haag michaelhaag at btinternet.com
Wed May 30 17:48:16 PDT 2007


Sorry: TERRY Eagleton; I nominate Terry.  I confused him with Tony, my 
wife's hairdresser, who gets paid only when he does his job.

:Michael


Begin forwarded message:

> From: Michael Haag <michaelhaag at btinternet.com>
> Date: Thu May 31, 2007  1:14:33  am Europe/London
> To: Bruce Redwine <bredwine1968 at earthlink.net>, ilds at lists.uvic.ca
> Subject: Re: [ilds] the L-shaped room
>
> I think the time has come to make public the generous offer of Dr 
> Anthony Durrell to have his asymmetrically coloured shoes granted as 
> an annual prize to the worthiest talk given at the Durrell School of 
> Corfu.  I would like to nominate Tony Eagleton.  I look forward to 
> Richard Pine seconding the nomination.
>
> :Michael
>
>
> On Thursday, May 31, 2007, at 01:02  am, Bruce Redwine wrote:
>
>> Ah, "The Secret Sharer," of course -- and now we're back to doubles 
>> and doppelgangers.  Le circle referme.  Bring in the good doctor > 
>> again!
>>
>> Bruce
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: william godshalk <godshawl at email.uc.edu>
>>> Sent: May 30, 2007 4:53 PM
>>> To: ilds at lists.uvic.ca
>>> Subject: [ilds] the L-shaped room
>>>
>>> Conrad's L shaped room is in "The Secret Sharer." A naval architect
>>> took me that L shaped rooms go from rare to nonexistent on ships. My
>>> first teacher of Conrad suggested that the L stands for Life. Does
>>> the Summer Palace stand for Life?
>>>
>>> Bill
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