“worry later”
    (“san francisco holiday”)
    for my mother

    “i just try to play
    with feeling & heart,”

    monk is quoted
    by valerie wilmer:

    “all worry gets you
    is more worry.

    i just don’t worry.
    I’ll tell you one thing:

    my playing
    seems to work!”

   ann arbor, christmas, december 25, 1985

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