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Author QuotedAldous Huxley
Title QuotedGray Eminence
Date (Year/Month/Day)1941/10/03
Imprint[S.l.] : [s.n.]. 1941I
QuotationIt would not be true to say I got mad reading the review of Huxley's new book Gray Eminence in Time... I don't know what to do except pray for Huxley and for the stupid, sly, crafty, pedantic little life-smurching mental dwarf that wrote this review for Time. I am not mad at him, but still can't see straight when I think of the vices of his beastly, smug little review... What about Gray Eminence? The book is probably smarter than the Time review made it seem.
Quotation SourceRun to the mountain: The Story of a Vocation. The journals of Thomas Merton, Volume 1, 1939-1941.; Edited by Patrick Hart, O.C.S.O. / San Francisco : Harper Collins. 1995, p. 421-22
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