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It'd make a lot of difference to you and her, I suppose, wouldn't it, if you managed
to land that job? I mean, I don't know what you're pulling in now, but I imagine it
can't be very . . ." "No. Yes, there's no doubt it would make a difference.
Miserable bloody business." He shivered slightly and bit at a fingernail. "Well,
may as well push off, I suppose, no use hanging about. Past ten. Have you got a
towrope, Elizabeth? Bill'U have to give me a tow." "Christ, don't tell me your
"Ah, I suppose you've had all you want out of the party by now. Going to have a
long walk, aren't you? Perhaps some- one'll give you lift when you get near Aber.
But don't build on it." "I won't, don't worry." "Pity Theo's only just left, running the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nigeyb - LibraryThing
Very readable, albeit with an implausible upbeat ending. This book reminded me a bit of the John Updike Rabbit books. From what I recall, they also featured a central character who was unsure about ... Read full review
THAT UNCERTAIN FEELINGUser Review - Kirkus
A second book from one of the young English novelists (Lucky Jim was the first) continues his prodding of pomp and many circumstances, of upper class apings and ossified institutionalism. This takes ... Read full review