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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

Story written in 1973

"We have all of us been scoundrels in our time."
—Sir Lord Henry Hawkins
Karen and I fought continually; it was a misunderstanding of wills and ways, mostly my will and her way. Anyhow, it had been something over a wrong number, a telephone call by a stranger that I felt had been exceeded in length and intimacy on Karen's part, especially after we had just finished making love, oral, regular, and otherwise. ..

Books

The Bell Tolls for No One - pg. 111 - 2015

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 454 - March 30-April 9 - 1973

External links

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