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The Unicorn Trade sweating, he elbowed onward through crowds, amidst their babble and the plangencies of beggar musicians, underneath walls and galleries and lamp-flare, until he reached the home he wanted.
The Unicorn Trade
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jaime_d commented on the word plangencies
"Its plangencies cross philosophy at angles one might, with luck, trace." from "Apples and Pears" by Guy Davenport. Meant here, I think, similar to "reverberations"
January 19, 2010