I read a book about Dos Passos and according to this
D.P. ended up in the Hollywood Hills reading the
Wall Street Journal.
this seems to happen often with many.
what hardly ever happens is
a man going from being a young conservative to a
wild-ass radical in old
young conservatives become old
but when a young radical continues on to become an
he is looked upon much like a man from a mental
such is politics and you can have
sail it in between the cheeks of your
Appears (in an edited form) in The Night Torn Mad With Footsteps
©Linda Lee Bukowski - used with permission