[ilds] QUESTION

Charles Sligh Charles-Sligh at utc.edu
Mon Dec 20 06:33:54 PST 2010



On 12/19/10 1:15 PM, William Apt wrote:

>         Am reading MacNiven's LD biography.  Around page 531, the book
>         discusses Richard Aldington's trip to the USSR shortly before
>         his death. Aldington writes to LD about the trip and mentions
>         two names I cannot identify.  The first is "Weller, Sr.".  The
>         second is "Salaudmon".  Any ideas?

Hello, Billy.  Aldington is speaking Dickensian -- for the "no pride on 
it," cf. Sam Weller's father in /Pickwick Papers/ 
<http://www.gutenberg.org/files/580/580-h/580-h.htm>.

Merry Christmas to you.

C&c.

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