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Puppy

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two mothers, one selling the other a puppy. one is trying to escape the shadow of her own neglectful parents; the other is trying to take care of a difficult son (whom she has chained up in her yard to keep him safe). first one sees the chained boy and projects her own childhood onto him and decides not to buy the puppy. the other has to kill the puppy (reasons unclear; financial?)

Saunders, G. (2013). Puppy. In Saunders, G. Tenth of December. Random House, pp. 31-44

fey (en)

(adjective) fated to die; doomed / (adjective) marked by a foreboding of death or calamity / (adjective) able to see into the future; visionary / (adjective) marked by an otherworldly air or attitude / (adjective) crazy touched / (adjective) excessively refined; precious / (adjective) quaintly unconventional; campy

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a fey robin

—p.33 by George Saunders
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a fey robin

—p.33 by George Saunders
uncertain
2 years, 1 month ago