Literary Memories 30 November: Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde


The Boypoet Remembers....

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde

Author: Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde

Dates: 16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900

Nationality: Irish

Title of Book: Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime

As soon as she had gone, Lady Windermere returned to the picture-gallery, where a celebrated political economist was solemnly explaining the scientific theory of music to an indignant virtuoso

from Hungary, and began to talk to the Duchess of Paisley. She looked wonderfully beautiful with her grand ivory throat, her large blue forget-me-not eyes, and her heavy coils of golden hair. Or pur they were–not that pale straw colour that nowadays usurps the gracious name of gold, but such gold as is woven into sunbeams or hidden in strange amber; and they gave to her face something of the frame of a saint, with not a little of the fascination of a sinner. She was a curious psychological study. Early in life…

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