dangerous form of courage. Courage is the most desperate, admirable and noble kind of love.
* To be the child of immigrants from Eastern Europe is in itself a special kind of experience; and an important one to an author. He has heard two languages through childhood, the one spoken with ease at home, and the other spoken with ease in the streets and at school, but spoken poorly at home.
* I am of Russian-Jewish distraction.
P. s Delmore Schwartz was Lou Reed's favourite American Poet :))))))
All Night, All Night
by Delmore Schwartz
"I have been one acquainted with the night" - Robert Frost