Número 47 para John Cheever en el 601 Fifth Avenue
The Angel of the Bridge
You may have seen my mother waltzing on ice skates in Rockefeller Center. She's 78 years old now but very wiry, and she wears a red velvet costume with a short skirt.
Al lado de Patricia Highsmith, enfrente de Elizabeth Bishop
Invitation to Miss Marianne Moore
For whom the agreeable lions lie in wait
on the steps of the Public Library,
eager to rise and follow through the doors
up into the reading rooms,
please come flying.