'This factory should live forever' A Kokomo man walked into Jerome Durr's New York studio in 1982 looking to make a sale. "He said, 'What's it going to take for me to sell you Kokomo Opalescent Glass?'" Durr said Wednesday. The stained glass artist told the salesman he was looking for
June 13, 2013 - Kokomo Tribune
Sidney Nolan in The Age And there was the pier, reaching out into the bay, then as it does now, towards the ships passing silently on what Sidney Nolan, a sometime St Kilda resident, described as the "opalescent, uptilted plain of the sea".
Thomas Pynchon in New York Times The Garcimarquesian voice,Pynchon wrote, has "been brought to a level where it can at once be classical and familiar, opalescent and pure, able to praise and curse, laugh and cry, fabulate and sing and when called upon, take off and soar."