[ilds] RG Bitter Lemons -- Frangos

slighcl slighcl at wfu.edu
Mon Jul 9 20:45:45 PDT 2007

On 7/9/2007 11:28 PM, slighcl wrote:

> Does anyone have thoughts about Durrell's use of epigraphs in /Bitter 
> Lemons/?

        *Cyprus talks resume amid gloom over outcome*
        Tuesday, August 12, 1997 - foreign

>         Despite the island's 23-year-old partition, however, Cypriot
>         proverbs is one thing the two communities still have in
>         common. Mediators in Glion may find one of them particularly
>         apt:: *"Everyone pulls the quilt over to his side."*

Now that one about the quilt is clearly easier to decipher.   Anybody 
can figure that one out.   What about the fox and his toothless pieties?


Charles L. Sligh
Department of English
Wake Forest University
slighcl at wfu.edu

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