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Quotation by T.S. Eliot
That was a way of putting it not very satisfactory: A periphrastic study in a worn-out poetical fashion, Leaving one still with the intolerable wrestle With words and meanings. The poetry does not matter
T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888–1965), U.S.-born—British poet, critic. "East Coker."
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