Monthly Archives: October 2015


Sinatra in the Capitol studios, 1957. From the new book “Sinatra: The Photographs”. An unusually clear view of the scars on the left side of his face. According to his biographer James Kaplan, he avoided being photographed from this angle whenever … Continue reading

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You become a doctor for what you imagine to be the satisfaction of the work, and that turns out to be the satisfaction of competence. It is a deep satisfaction very much like the one that a carpenter experiences in … Continue reading

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Late breakfast

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