One has just been sent out as a biblical dove, has found nothing green, and slips back
into the darkness of the ark -- Kafka

Saturday, March 10, 2012

"Vimy Light" in Beckett's "Assumption"

This whispering down, like all explosive feats of the kind, was as the apogee of a Vimy Light's parabola, commanding undeserved attention because of its sudden brilliance.
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[From The Grove Companion to Samuel Beckett by C.J. Ackerly and S. E. Gontarski]

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