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  • Finishing Horace and Whittier in WW2 November 3, 2011

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Contemporary
    Finishing Horace and Whittier in WW2

    Today’s post represents a definite minority interest: poems being started by someone and finished by someone else in the Second World War. (Sorry).  Take the extraordinary exchange between the German general Heinrich Kreipe (obit 1976) and a young British major Patrick Leigh Fermor (obit 2011) [pictured centre and right] late one night in Crete in […]