What a soft, enveloping cloud this must have been, of a gentle pastel hue. Chill autumn morning here, and I happen to be sitting with a fleecy such shawl around my shoulders.
See also the bestellar reviews, complete with rich quote-mosaics, of Adam Nicolson’s magnificent Why Homer Matters and Logue’s War Music, a muscular rendition of several books of the Iliad.
‘Cloud, like a baby’s shawl.’
Source: Christopher Logue, War Music: An account of Books 1-4 and 16-19 of Homer’s Iliad, London: Faber and Faber, 2001, p. 101