In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"Lillian is ninety years old. She talks with her tongue rolling in and out of her lips, muffled but plaintive. "The nights are awful long. The days are awful long. Are they for you?"
"The nights are.""
"Summer Nights At A Nursing Home: excerpts from a journal, 1974,"
The Angle: Vol. 1976
, Article 5.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol1976/iss1/5