Tuesday, May 14, 2013

News at Eleven: In the journal, [W.H.] Auden wrote:

"Woke with a headache after a night of bad dreams in which C [Kallman] was unfaithful. Paper reports German attack on Poland. Now I sit looking out over the river. Such a beautiful evening and in an hour, they say, England will be at war."

from The Independent: 'Lost' W.H. Auden journal sheds light on pivotal time for poet


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