"Graves, who was if possible even more tactless than Sassoon," is hands down the best line Jean Moorcroft Wilson wrote in her biographies
ITV are to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World War I.
Yes, but will it be appropriately judgy and full of dry smarm.
That’s what I want to know.
SMARM? Smarm please. Liberally spread amongst my favourite love triangle.
I don’t ?? know ?? what to feel ?? about this ??
Looks like it’s going to be a docu-drama using archival footage as well as dramatisations:
Starring John Hurt, The Pity of War: The Lives and Loves of the War Poets […] provides an intimate and revealing account of the relationships between Siegfried Sassoon, Wilfred Owen and Robert Graves, men who chartered their experiences of World War One with such power, beauty and brutal honesty that their words went on to define a generation.