The deaths of Lewis and Huxley were mute, private events, only reported in The Times three days later.
Notwithstanding his own loftier goals, it is questionable whether mescaline and LSD gave Huxley the enlightenment he craved.
Huxley, 14 in 1908, had been just settling in at Eton when his mother died.
Huxley Hux·ley (hŭks'lē), Andrew Fielding. Born 1917.
British physiologist. He shared a 1963 Nobel Prize for research on nerve cells.
Huxley , Thomas Henry. 1825-1895.
British biologist who championed Darwin's theory of evolution. His works include Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature (1863) and Science and Culture (1881).