In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"The most comforting place in the entire world is in the audience of a theater, during a musical. The darkness of the auditorium surrounds like a quilt, a protection from the deafening sound of silence."
The Angle: Vol. 2004
, Article 8.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol2004/iss3/8