Larkin


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Lar·kin

 (lär′kĭn), Philip Arthur 1922-1985.
British poet noted for his self-deprecating wit and his distrust of the modern world, as in The Whitsun Weddings (1964). He was also a well-known jazz critic.

Larkin

(ˈlɑːkɪn)
n
(Biography) Philip. 1922–85, English poet: his verse collections include The Less Deceived (1955) and The Whitsun Weddings (1964)
References in classic literature ?
William Larkins let me keep a larger quantity than usual this year.
Larkins (a gruff old gentleman with a double chin, and one of his eyes immovable in his head) is fraught with interest to me.
Larkins's house in the evening, though it cuts me to the heart to see the officers go in, or to hear them up in the drawing-room, where the eldest Miss Larkins plays the harp.
I picture Miss Larkins sinking her head upon my shoulder, and saying, 'Oh, Mr.
Miss Larkins laughs and blushes (or I think she blushes), and says,
It is a waltz, I think,' Miss Larkins doubtfully observes, when I present myself.
But I do waltz (pretty well, too, as it happens), and I take Miss Larkins out.
Miss Larkins, laughing, draws her hand through my arm, and says, 'Now take me back to Captain Bailey.
Larkin tries to explain Burma by traveling the country in the footsteps of the young George Orwell, who served there in the 1920s as a member of the British imperial police force.
When you're ready to have us at the table, let me know," said Kecia Larkin, a prominent aboriginal AIDS activist.
Stephen Larkin, vice president of brand development, said Pru's annuities' group developed the Retirement Red Zone idea to help its distribution network help their customers plan for and manage the critical five years before and after retirement.
Eliabeth Larkin at USF Sarasota-Manatee will not only tell us they are better together, it will measure the progress and results of time well-spent.