By translation and notes by John Willett.
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Later, however, the tragedy would become the centerpiece of one of his first works of theater—a collaboration with LeCompte in the early seventies—and be explored in many of the monologues he performed afterward. SEPTEMBER 28, 1967 I’ve not written for a long while…. So now, living here these evenings, I do feel somewhat at peace with Liz and her friends, taking the days as they come but outside me now (as my mscels muscles turn to water) I feel the sweeping steaming hiss of competition! but there’s something missing here.
Meanwhile, LeCompte was in her last year at Skidmore. The couple, Gray and LeCompte, made plans to meet in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, once they’d finished their respective obligations. the back of my arms are smooth and white like a young boy’s … the sky is a spring sky and we are moving … moving the raw air dances. The time goes by without me realizing it. It may be that I’ve gone so far into dwelling on myself that I’m not hip to anything that goes on around me. I remember how that happened to mom.
Later, when Gray was fourteen years old, his mother told him that Jesus had come down on a shaft of sunlight into the living room and touched her hands and she felt better. After a second major breakdown, fifteen years later, she went to Butler Hospital, a private institution in Providence, where she received electroconvulsive therapy. “After she had her shock treatments—I think she went a couple of times—she would come back feeling better,” Channing, the only son who lived at home during this period, said.