100 days 100 short stories:: story thirty & thirty-one

story: Helping 

author: Robert Stone

year: 1988

where: kitchen table, Italy, making coffee

note: a favorite-favorite

a line: “’Sometimes,’ Elliot said, ‘I try to imagine what it’s like to believe that the sky is full of care and concern.'”


story: Haircut

author: Ring Lardner

year: 1925

where: bed, Gaggio Montano

note: yesterday, at La Feltrinelli Bookstore, I spotted a Ring Lardner collection in Italian

a line: “Comb it wet or dry?”

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