fallen from the fig tree
"And with tears of blood he cleansed the hand,
The hand that held the steel:
For only blood can wipe out blood,
And only tears can heal"
I was trying to comment on your blog at my Mom's house, and it wasn't working! I'm so glad to be back at it!
I bought Wilde's "The Picture of Dorian Gray", so I can start my Wilde reading. :)
Sigh. Swoon. Perish. It is a book that is utterly devastating. In the best possible way, of course.