The next day brought death and judgement, stirring his soul slowly from its listless despair. The grin broadened on Nash's freckled face as he turned to Stephen and said: --And do you like Cardinal Newman, Dedalus? --O, many say that Newman has the best prose style, Heron said to the other two in explanation, of course he's not a poet. They drove merrily along the country roads. The Laocoon interested me very much when I read it.