"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
How to get CLAREL line numbers for NN onto my notes for the Library of America volume
I have written WORDS THAT NEED NOTES at the top of the pages in Walt's Hendricks House edition and have moved the lectern to my right so I can have the NN edition there, tilted. That straight-edge marker for finding line numbers is a card from the supply I bought in September 1962 for my dissertation notes. Everything is crushed into the corner for a few weeks.