To begin with, I turn back time. I reverse it to that quaint period, the thirties, when the huge middle class of America was matriculating in a school for the blind. Their eyes had failed them, or they had failed their eyes, and so they were having their fingers pressed forcibly down on the fiery Braille alphabet of a dissolving economy.
("The Glass Menagerie")
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Well, honey, a shot never does a coke any harm!
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.
Don't you just love those long rainy afternoons in New Orleans when an hour isn't just an hour - but a little piece of eternity dropped into your hands - and who knows what to do with it?
Bohemia has no banner. It survives by discretion.
Maybe they weren't punks at all, but New York drama critics.
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