Yes, that stern guy is really someone's version of the man who drove all the snakes out of Ireland.
The bachelor specter of these specter continues to unfold. They don't haunt me anymore. Some out of the blue, the other day I thought of our family dentist in Bridgeport, Dr. Keefe. He was a Holy Cross graduate and had a small office above the arcade in Bridgeport. He was a archtype, most probably gay and very proper. Never a possible word of scandal about him--no matter what he did, it would have been completely discreet.