Theodore Roethke suffered a heart attack in friend's swimming pool Robert Johnson drank whiskey poisoned by bartender (allegedly over a woman) Philip Freneau died in a snowstorm while walking home from a tavern Weldon Kees just up and disappeared. Randall Jarrell was hiit by car while walking to hospital to receive treatment for injuries suffered during a suicide attempt. Adelaide Crapsey died from tuberculosis of the brain lining. Lew Welch left an ominous note, walked into the woods with a rifle, and was never seen again. Frank O'Hara was hit by a dune buggy. Jack Spicer succumbed to psoriosis, and his last words were "My vocabulary did this to me." ________________
Congratulations to Robert, who got them all correct. Jesse Ball's The Curfew is winging its way to you as we speak.