T.S. (Thomas Stearns) Eliot (1888–1965), Anglo-American poet, critic. "Whispers of Immortality," st. 5, Poems (1919).
"Grishkin"Mthe character described here—is thought to be a portrayal of Serafima Astafieva (1876-1934), a Russian dancer with the Diaghilev company who opened her own ballet school in London. Ezra Pound also referred to her in his Pisan Cantos 77 and 79 (1945).