My sad captains

and other poems
  • 47 Pages
  • 3.99 MB
  • English
University of Chicago Press , Chicago
Statementby Thom Gunn.
SeriesPhoenix poets
ContributionsGunn, Thom (autograph)
The Physical Object
Pagination47, [1] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20145984M

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Thom Gunn was born in Kent, England to parents who were both journalists. Gunn’s early life was peripatetic; after his parents’ divorce, he traveled with his father to various assignments and attended a number of different schools.

Thom Gunn (29 August 25 April ), born Thomson William Gunn, was an Anglo-American poet who was praised for his early verses in England, where he was associated with The Movement, and his later poetry in America, even after moving toward a 4/5. My Sad Captains are a British five-piece rock and folk band originally from London, and currently signed to Bella Union.

They consist of Ed Wallis (vocals, guitar), Leon Dufficy (guitar), Ben Walker (drums, vocals), Steve Blackwell (bass) and Henry Thomas (keyboards, vocals) have released four albums to date and have toured both Europe and North : rock, folk.

Thom Gunn is my new favorite poet.

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And after this book, I can do nothing but vote of confidence and vote of confide more times. Moly's talk about psychadelic drug use, and the step from one experience to the next, makes this ecstatic experience one uplifting to the speaker, and more of the earth, at once!/5.

In “My Sad Captains’, Gunn portrays the legends of history as the epitomes of determination but without any social inclination or purpose. Like stars in the sky, they continue to shine in the universe of history; but their existence serves no purpose.

These sad captains thus thrive in a nihilistic arena were no meaningful role can be.

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Gaudy Night () is a mystery novel by Dorothy L. Sayers, the tenth featuring Lord Peter Wimsey, and the third including Harriet Vane. The dons of Harriet Vane's alma mater, the all-female Shrewsbury College, Oxford (based on Sayers' own Somerville College), have invited her back to attend the annual Gaudy celebrations.

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