[ilds] gnomic aorist

Bruce Redwine bredwine1968 at earthlink.net
Thu Jun 3 09:03:36 PDT 2010


Yes.  Gothic Eliot.  James probably has many other examples.



On Jun 2, 2010, at 6:11 PM, Godshalk, William (godshawl) wrote:

> " The blue−veined phthisic fingers are moist and languorous."
> 
> It's a take off from Eliot. Durrell uses it more than once.
> 
> Is this part of the Durrell style?




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