From: Mbdlevin@aol.com
Date: 21 Jan 2001

Bill Denton writes:

<< I don't why he [John D. MacDonald] liked the month [April] so much, but it seemed unusual. >>

A late night spontaneous response: Someone who knows Florida better can respond, but the season in Florida comes to an end about then. People just down for the winter leave. Also two famous poetic beginnings: "April is the cruelest month" (Eliot), taking from Chaucer "Whan that Aprill with his shoures soote [sweet showers]..." Come to think of it, Travis McGee gets a lot of pilgrims. Doug

# To unsubscribe from the regular list, say "unsubscribe rara-avis" to
# majordomo@icomm.ca.  This will not work for the digest version.
# The web pages for the list are at http://www.miskatonic.org/rara-avis/ .

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : 21 Jan 2001 EST