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Thursday, 31 January 2013
Ruth Siverns Has Died
Ruth Siverns, once Ruth Bowman, the young fiancee of Philip Larkin, and the subject of some of his key early poems, has died, after a long life that went on without him, just as his poems do; it all seems very sad, somehow, this going on afterwards, and then again, not.