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of Gray, of Calverley. Cambridge men are for ever casting Calverley in our teeth; whereas, in truth, he is specially to be quoted against them. As everybody knows, he was at both Universities, so over him we have a fair chance of comparing methods. As everybody knows, he went to Balliol first, and his ample cabin'd spirit led him to climb a wall, late at night. Something else caused him to be discovered, and Blaydes he was called Blaydes then was sent down. Nobody can say what splendid effect this might have had upon his poetry. But he changed his name and went to Cambridge. And Cambridge made a don . Cheap Womens UGG Boots f him. If anybody thinks this was an intelligent stroke, let him consider the result. Calverley wrote a small amount of verse that, merely as verse, is absolutely faultless. To compare great things with little, you might as well try to alter a line of Virgil's as one of Calverley's. Forget a single epithet and substitute another, and the result is certain disaster. He has the perfection of the phrase and there it ends. I cannot remember a single line of Calverley's Cheap UGG Boots Sale contains a spark of human feeling. Mr. Bir.
Uggs Outlet Online rell himself has observed Cheap UGG Boots Sale Calverley is just a bit inhuman. But the cause of it does not seem to have occurred to him. Nor does the biography explain it. If we are to believe the common report of all who knew Calverley, he was a man of simple mind and sincere, of quick and generous emotions. His biographers tell us also Cheap UGG Boots Sale he was one who seemed to have the world at his feet, one who had only to choose a calling to excel in it. Yet he never fulfilled his friends' high expectations. What was the. Cheap Womens UGG Boots e reason of it all The accident Cheap UGG Boots Sale cut short his career is not wholly to blame, I think. At any rate, it will not explain away the exception I have taken to his verse. Had Cheap UGG Boots Sale been destined to exhibit the humanity which we seek, some promise of it would surely be discoverable; for he was a full grown man at the time of Cheap UGG Boots Sale unhappy tumble on the ice. But there is none. It is all sheer wit, impish as a fairy changeling's, and always barren of feeling. Mr. Birrell has not supplied the explanatory epithet, so I will try to do so. It is "donnish." Cambridge, fondly imagining Cheap UGG Boots Sale she was showing right appreciation of Calverley thereby, gave him a Fellowship. Mr. Walter Besant, anothe 

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