"MACARTHUR PARK" -One afternoon Webb casually sat by and observed a birthday party in the park, and a sudden cloudburst soaked an elaborately decorated cake that had been set out. Inspiration struck and a tortured metaphor was born.
Richard Harris - MacArthur Park ** Memories of my lunchtime at McArthur Park when I used to work at Lester-Ryons on 6th & Flower St. I liked talking to the old people there feeding the ducks. I didn't realize how soon time would place me in their shoes.