Kittens & Dogs & Young Children
in Bathing Suits at
cottage. We’d spent a day at
sand. Later, got you some shoes
and went to see “The Deep” at a
drive in. Mom was in
taking care of Grandma Clark.
dressed at 4—thinking it was 5.
Grove & camping out?
—with Tommy, camping out? Bee Tree
–with Mom and Liz, camping out?
Dirt track in
way? Lime Rock with Paul Newman?
reading George Steiner’s “After Babel”
—dread. Panic. When I got out of the
hospital this time I was agoraphobic:
hated outside. Sunshine.
to a class at
Wept thru the hour.
left me speechless for 3 days—unable to
talk. I had been walking on water, so to
speak. As it were.