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A chapter on the metaphysical poets is four-fifths Donne to one-fifth Herbert, with Marvell failing to get a look-in.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Part Joan Didion and part John Donne, Manguso has the rare ability to devastate and illuminate with a single sentence.
Your character in Wit seeks strength in the Holy Sonnets of John Donne, especially his Holy Sonnet 10, “Death Be Not Proud.”
The title of the Donne poem is “Oh, to Vex Me, Contraries Meet as One.”
I ought to have mentioned him before, when I spoke of Donne: but by a slip of an old man's memory he was forgotten.
Me were leouere godd hit wite do me toward rome; en forte biginnen hit eft forte donne.
God hit wot me were leouere uorto don me touward rome; en uorto biginnen hit eft forto donne.
It is of those who have acceded with Renan "La btise humaine est la seule chose qui donne une ide de l'infini."Instigations|Ezra Pound
"Les ballons, ca ne se donne pas apres cinq heures," she said.Balloons|Elizabeth Bibesco