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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

Story written circa 1972

George was lying in his trailer, flat on his back, watching a small portable tv. His dinner dishes were undone, his breakfast dishes were undone, he needed a shave, and flecks of tobacco from his rolled cigarette dropped onto his undershirt. Some of the flecks were burned, some were still burning. Sometimes the burning flecks missed the undershirt and hit his skin, then he cursed, brushing them away...

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 445 - January 26-February 4 - 1973

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

A Man

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