How to use Verlaine in a sentence
The chorus / climax is irresistible anyway - Verlaine crooning - " I understand destructive urges / They seem so imperfect.
The guitar here is almost incidental to what's going on, which is something I never expected to feel about a Verlaine performance!
Verlaine's poetic lyricism and crystalline guitar lines made for a new music that was a genre in itself.
It boosts Verlaine's unjustly neglected status as a pop craftsman and offers up tantalizing glimpses of his mad genius.
Lloyd created the searing solos while Verlaine provided the layered textures.Advertisement
A year later the poets had a tiff in Brussels which ended in Verlaine shooting his lover in the wrist.
Verlaine, however, seemed unaffected by such Big Apple nostalgia.
Now Verlaine is correcting proofs of the LP 's lyric sheet (more mistakes) and nervously twiddling his pen.
The Symbolist painters, such as Paul Verlaine, sought to create paintings that were more evocative and related to writings.