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Re: [mythsoc] Fairly OT question

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  • John Davis
    Sorry, meant to write I don t have that biography . Early morning fingers! John ... From: John Davis To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com Sent: Tuesday, February 01,
    Message 1 of 4 , Feb 1, 2011
      Sorry, meant to write 'I don't have that biography'. Early morning fingers!
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      Sent: Tuesday, February 01, 2011 10:08 AM
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      Hi Dale,
      No, I don't that that biography. I'll seek it out.
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      Sent: Monday, January 31, 2011 4:21 PM
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      Do you have access to Mike Ashley's biography of Blackwood?  Perhaps that would help.  (I don't have access to Ashley and have never read The Human Chord, so that's the best I can do.)


      From: John Davis <john@...>
      To: mythsoc@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Mon, January 31, 2011 8:20:51 AM
      Subject: [mythsoc] Fairly OT question


      Has anyone on the list read Algernon Blackwood's The Human Chord?  (I know he isn't an Inkling, but there are certainly similarities between his novels and those of Williams, so I hope you'll forgive my mentioning him here.)
      If so, can they tell me what the somewhat unfortunately-named Winky - as referred to towards the end of the novel - is meant to represent? My thoughts are that he probably represents the possibility of a physical child born to the couple, or by extension simply physical love between them. But it is not particularly clear, so I wondered what others thought.

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