NABOKV-L post 0023141, Sun, 29 Jul 2012 16:08:06 -0700

Re: Shakespeare connection, part IV - Pale Fire
These phenomena mimic the interior neurological phenomena of Shade's
actual cerebral hemmorage in progress. Compare the trip from Zembla
with its blockages, flashings and rumblings. It's one of VN's discreet
little mini-masterpieces of metaphor and semaphore. All in the
archives, children!


On Jul 29, 2012, at 1:12 PM, Jansy wrote:

Hardly had the girls settled down when an electric storm that was to
last all night enveloped their refuge with such theatrical ululations
and flashes as to make it impossible to attend to any indoor sounds or

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