I'm afraid I have to step away from Myth & Moor today because of an overly-busy work schedule and some family matters that need immediate attention. I'll be back with Part II of the Art of Mr. Finch just as soon as I can. My apologies for the delay.
Until then, let me leave you with these words from novelist and poet Helen Dunmore (1952-2017), sent out to all of you immersed in creative work, perhaps facing a deadline or feeling overwhelmed in some other way:
"Don't worry about posterity -- as Larkin (no sentimentalist) observed, 'What will survive of us is love.' ''