[ilds] Finally (2)

Godshalk, William (godshawl) godshawl at ucmail.uc.edu
Wed Jun 2 07:57:35 PDT 2010


And don't let us forget the 'gnomic aorist' either in this typically provocative Durrellian sentence and the cleverly disguised use of his ever enigmatically and yet precisely ambiguous constantly shifting sand-dune-like metaphor of the greek infinitive for 'duration'.

David, could you unpack this for US? For me, abyway.

Bill


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