Exploring The Waste Land
An origin page linked from The Waste Land, Part IV, line 312

These lines came from Eliot's poem Dans le Restaurant written in French mid-1918. The lines in The Waste Land are not an exact translation from the original. The lines from Dans le Restaurant are:

Here is an English translation:

As used in The Waste Land:

Exploring The Waste Land
File name: oq312.html
File date: Sunday, September 29, 2002
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