But the memory is powerful, and summoned again and again through a recording of a Liszt piece.
We had three long tables which Liszt arranged to suit himself, his own place being in the middle.
Such is the race of which Liszt recites the epic in the "Hungarian Rhapsodies."
About eight in the evening Liszt would take himself to the house of the Princess Wittgenstein and sup with her.
He played Liszt's "Waldesrauschen," but murmured, "She is the first to doubt me."
By April 1856, the whole opera was finished and sent to Liszt for his opinion.
He played on his audience as Liszt did on a piano most easily when most effectively.
Poor old Liszt is mercilessly dissected, and his admiring circle at Weimar slashed by a vigourous pen.
Nevertheless, there were reasons why Liszt ought to have played these works.
I would choose Hiller for my friend, Chopin for my husband, Liszt for my lover.