What was the relationship between Victorian poets and the Romantics ? A. The Romantics remained largely forgotten until their rediscovery by T. S. Eliot in the 1920s. B. The Victorians were disgusted by the immorality and narcissism of the Romantics. C. The Romantics were seen as gifted but crude artists belonging to a distant, semi barbarous age. D. The Victorians were strongly influenced by the Romantics and experienced a sense of belatedness.