From: "Andy Robertson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: (urth) The Best Introduction to the Mountains Date: Thu, 3 Jan 2002 10:57:16 -0000 There is a reference to "The Wild Knight" in "Silhouette", the story with icefoam set in a decaying spaceship. The character is reading an e-book sort of thing. I doubt one reader in a thousand has read the poem or knows who it is by. Just be thankful Wolfe didn't go the whole hog and start on Belloc, eh? Andy R ----- Original Message ----- From: "Matthew Davis" <email@example.com> > As for poetry - yes, it does seem that English speaking Catholics in the > twentieth century lost all sense of taste. There is a pervading stink of > Chesterton and snug-room balladry.