O'Hara is really under appreciated. If you every get a chance read John Yau's essay about him and other poet/art critics in his great book of essays on poetry & art, "The Passionate Spectator."
A blast from our design past.
he concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic forgot his 1727 Guarneri del Gesù violin belonging to the orchestra in a taxi. Fortunately, his separation anxiety lasted barely 30 minutes because of a lucky set of connections that sent the taxi driver zooming back in time for a concert curtain.
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