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'Sleep tight.' 'I shan't sleep,' he said. 'I shall probably have to listen to those two for
quite a time yet. When they're amorous they're noisy and when they fight it's
worse. She goes for him with a pen-knife. Mind you, she only does that because ...
Near the phone box is a chemist's shop, so I ask him for something to make me
sleep, the day is bad enough, but to lie awake all night — Ah no! He gives me a
little bottle marked 'One or two tablets only' and I take three when I go to bed ...
'Don't go to sleep, ' she thought lying there. 'Stay awake and comfort me. I'm
frightened. There's something here to be frightened of, I tell you. Why can't you
feel it? When you said, let's be happy, that first day, there was a tap dripping ...
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TIGERS ARE BETTER-LOOKINGUser Review - Kirkus
This continues and no doubt concludes the republication of the works of Jean Rhys — a collection of her short stories from her earliest (1927) ones to those of the '60's. Anything Jean Rhys wrote is ... Read full review
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Just awful stream of consciousness short stories about almost suicidal women. Read full review
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