Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Forgiving Claggart

We wear our blazer
easily, in here.

His words stung me. Every criticism seemed irrefutable if previously unsuspected. It was true I loved my characters ..

Edmund White
The Beautiful Room is Empty
Knopf, 1988©


  1. One is most heartened that you are now recovered from said Claggart's administrations. Whatever became of him?

  2. Raw sentiment, plus the recurrence of blue fashion! I found one couldn't like this picture as much as I do, and hold painful recollections at the same time. :)