The 14th-century tomb effigy in Chichester Cathedral that inspired Larkin's poem "An Arundel Tomb"Photograph by Tom Oates.
As chosen by Jared B. Keller Jared B. Keller is an associate editor at The Atlantic, and one of the keepers of The Atlantic’s Tumblr. We asked him to choose the 5 articles he finds himself…
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Grief is an odd thing. It is unreasonable and tyrannical and unreliable even as it is steadfast. I compartmentalize, get work done, as if nothing has happened; I observe very specific, limited…