I thought the rhyme Nick was saying was interesting and looked it up to see if I could find anything. It comes from the poem “The Hollow Men” by TS Elions . It was more interesting because Ambrose actually offers the word “hollow” to describe how Jaime feels)

It is from the fifth stanza of the poem.

You are watching: Here we go round the prickly pear

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Here we go round the prickly pear Prickly pear prickly pear Here we go round the prickly pear At five o'clock in the morning.

Between the idea And the reality Between the motion And the act Falls the Shadow

For Thine is the Kingdom

Between the conception And the creation Between the emotion And the response Falls the Shadow

Life is very long

Between the desire And the spasm Between the potency And the existence Between the essence And the descent Falls the Shadow

For Thine is the Kingdom

For Thine is Life is For Thine is the

This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends This is the way the world ends Not with a bang but with a whimper.

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The Hollow Men by TS Eliot


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Thanks for posting! This is interesting. I wonder what the importance of the poem will be. What does it mean to Nick and Jamie?


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