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... cleaning her toenails with a complicated spiral device that was apparently part
of her personal baggage) "and I don't think you should ask him to play cards if he
doesn't want to. You can be awfully mean, Mother." I walked over to— no, ...
I walked out one day and gave it all up. Hideously ineffectual." "Still—" "For
everything there is a time and a season under Heaven; now you ought to know
that." He keeps on smiling The Smile. No recognition. I said, "You're not a
historian of ...
... elevator to the street level, and walked inconspicuously out of the building. Don
't know where all those sudden skills came from. It was fun in a way. But not the
kind of thing you'd want to do twice. I didn't even go home for two days but when ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - crazybatcow - LibraryThing
I didn't like it. It started okay... seemed like it might be interesting, but then... it kinda went off the rails and ended up being some interior monologue between the main character and figments of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Wattsian - LibraryThing
This is a really marvelous story about crash-landed space farers that deals with mortality, society, psychology, religion, feminism, politics and, most of all, the slow veil that falls as distractions go away and we are confronted Read full review