The twining, palindromic quality of this exchange between Quentin and Henry echoes the patterning of the wistaria
that hangs from the trellis at Rosa's house in the first scene, and the "two swirls of smoke" (300) at Sutpen's Hundred.
The principal clause of the passage, "Once there was a summer of wistaria
," is interrupted twice by parenthetical intrusions.
, the cigar-smell, the fireflies--attenuated up from Mississippi
I saw him on Friday, January 9, 1998, after seeing him two years before in a children's home, Wistaria
Lodge in Earlsdon Avenue South, and two years before that at the same children's home.
Lodge, in Earlsdon Avenue South, reopened four months ago following an extensive refurbishment to bring it up to scratch with new government guidelines.
Up to 100 neighbours gathered at Earlsdon Methodist Hall to voice concerns over Wistaria
Lodge which will open in September following a refurbishment.
Cllr Harper, who chaired the meeting, said she had been burgled and that police told her the offenders were children from Wistaria
Youngsters at the Manor will be moved to Wistaria
Lodge children's home later this year.
The seven young people represent about half the children housed at The Manor - the building is packed with additional youngsters from Wistaria
Lodge in Earlsdon which is being renovated.
While experienced temporary managers are in charge of Wistaria
Lodge in Earlsdon, Stoke House in Stoke and its adjoining secure unit, only The Grange in Keresley has a qualified manager.