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|Location||Napa, California, U.S. Outlying Islands|
|Introduction||I'm not especially interesting...|
|Interests||Greek and Latin literature, mathematics, physical chemistry, molecular biology, poetry of (among others) Hart Crane, Wallace Stevens, James Merrill, John Ashbery, Delmore Schwartz, Robert Lowell, Randall Jarrell, Robert Burns, Hugh MacDiarmid, I enjoy fly fishing, wine and viticulture, growing olive trees, and observing birds|
|Favorite Movies||Almost anything good before 1964, almost nothing later...|
|Favorite Music||Bach (is there another composer?) Oh, Beethoven's late string quartets...Especially Op. 130...|
|Favorite Books||The Brothers Karamozov, Humboldt's Gift, Moby Dick, Sons and Lovers, The Castle, The Iliad, Huckleberry Finn, The Great Gatsby, almost all of Shakespeare and the King James Bible...|
In the dream where you show up to school naked, why do you never go swimming?
With cold calculation...