I want to read Keats and Wordsworth, Hemingway, George Orwell.
At any rate, it invites the complaint that Byron made to Wordsworth: “I wish he would explain his Explanation.”
I rush from the boat races to the Rugby field and from there to a date with a Bengalese beauty who lectures on Wordsworth.
Wordsworth may be the greater teacher; for many of us he has opened a new world: he has touched the deepest springs of our nature.
Wordsworth quoted, "Filling more and more with crystal light," 55.
Thus Wordsworth shrank back into Toryism, as it were, from a Shelleyan extreme of pantheism as yet disembodied.
The rector was enthusiastic in his admiration of Wordsworth.
Shades of Rousseau and Wordsworth, to mention the nightingale and the ortolans in one breath!
Then it would be the turn of his favourite poets—Wordsworth, Tennyson, Virgil.
It is all very well for a middle-aged man to worship Wordsworth and calm philosophy.