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Too Sensitive

Story written in 1967

"show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually dirty kitchen, and 5 times out of 9 I'll show you an exceptional man."
—Charles Bukowski, 6-27-67, over 19th bottle of beer.
"show me a man who lives alone and has a perpetually clean kitchen, and 8 times out of 9 I'll show you a man with detestable spiritual qualities."
—Charles Bukowski, 6-27-67, over 20th bottle of beer...

Books

Erections, Ejaculations and General Tales of Ordinary Madness - pg. 340 - 1972
Tales of Ordinary Madness - pg. 100 - 1983

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

Notes of a Dirty Old Man

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