Sweet Death: A Novel
Told with dazzling narrative brilliance and the haunting power of an impassioned soliloquy, an astonishing parable of a woman's obsession of sweets and delicacies is seen. A novel of heartstopping intensity, black humor and passion not easily forgotten.
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While I was climbing into the cab, one of them said, "My goodness, she's right out
of Diane Arbus!" The other one cackled even louder. They were obviously
laughing at me. I haven't a clue who Diane Arbus is. Probably draws comic strips.
Diane Arbus is not a comic-strip artist. According to the Student, she's an
American photographer famous for her portraits of giants, dwarfs, and other
sideshow buffoons. So the other evening that man was doing me the honor of
lumping me ...
tography section, where I finally discovered the work of Diane Arbus. Such cute
little monsters, such pretty pictures of them, all the better to keep their scandalous
and ill-proportioned flesh at a safe distance. Extraordinary photos, of course.
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