Editor’s Note: In April, 1986, in John and Kathie Bowe’s backyard, Julia Lecour Bowe’s brother-in-law Stan Freborg hold forth in his inimitable way on ballet’s role in opera, life after World War II with wife Dodie above Gus and Julia Bowe in apartment 17D at 1120 Lake Shore Drive and his and Dodie’s move to Tucson, Arizona in 1947.