We do not make a world of our own, but fall into institutions already made, and have to accommodate ourselves to them to be useful at all.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
You're talking about the 1970s now and not the 1950s. We were all more sophisticated by that time, and I just assumed he was gay. But I do remember when we were all sitting around on a roof one night and Larry turned to me and said, "You do know I'm gay, don't you?" There was a statement made. A declaration. We just never had really talked about it.