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By Richard Bausch

ISBN-10: 0060930705

ISBN-13: 9780060930707

ISBN-10: 0061695270

ISBN-13: 9780061695278

Richard Bausch is a grasp of the intimate second, of the methods we search to make lasting connections to each other and to the area. Gew writers evoke the complexities of affection as subtly, and few seize the poignancy of the unexpected perception or the rhythms of standard dialog with such delicacy and humor. To learn those twelve stories--of love and loss, of households and strangers, of small moments and massive epiphanies--is to be reminded back of the ability of brief fiction to delight and circulate us, to make us chuckle, or cry. In those profound glimpses into the personal fears, joys, and sorrows of individuals we all know, we discover printed a complete diversity of human adventure, advised with striking strength, readability, and compassion.

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By the time the agent ushered them out of the house, he too was coughing, perhaps in sympathy, though it might also have been the result of anxiety and embarrassment. “Thank you so much,” Lionel said to him, coughing. “But I think we’ll keep looking. ” He turned to Myra. ” Myra coughed. “Like that. ” “Right. ” Lionel coughed so deeply it caused the agent to step back from him. ” 52 / SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME Lionel is a qualified accountant, but he’s currently between jobs, waiting to take up a position with the State Planning Commission.

She walked to him and put her arms around him. “Silly,” she said. ” He had been right to be scared. He understood this now. At work, he couldn’t take a step without someone approaching him for money or reproaching him—with a look, a gesture of avoidance—because of the money. Everyone had changed, while he remained essentially the same. Even Sibyl had changed. She wanted a new house, a bigger house, and the new Lincoln; all new clothes. She yearned to travel and said he should quit the Coke factory.

Elvin has always been skeptical about everything. When Myra developed appendicitis that year, Elvin thought she was joking and ignored the moaning and crying from her bedroom. At the hospital, while she was in surgery, Lionel paced up and down the corridors, muttering to himself. No one could approach him or speak to him. And poor Elvin was as miserable as I’ve ever seen a kid be. Finally Lionel came in to where the two of us were sitting in the waiting room and scrunched down in front of Elvin.

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