[LMB] ACC - Ekaterin's description of Miles

Elizabeth Holden azurite at rogers.com
Tue Jan 11 19:49:59 GMT 2011

I said,  re "bright, particular eyes":

> Love the phrase, straight out of Shakespeare, and it makes
> me love Ekaterin even more.

John: You're thinking of Helen in *All's Well', 1.1, yes?
> "'Twere all one /
> That I should love a bright particular star / And think to
> wed it, he is so above me."

Yes.  I can't think of anywhere else I've come across the phrase.

> Interesting. If you've spotted any more such specific
> mini-allusions, do please e me off list with a list for the ACC 
> Companion. I have a list of my
> own, but cross-checks are always welcome. Thanks.

I will keep that in mind. I don't have a list, but I love seeing these things when they crop up. I would love to see yours.


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