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Notes of a Dirty Old Man

Story written in 1972

I had a two day hangover and she took pictures of me sweating and dying in the waiting room as I watched a plump girl in a short purple dress and highheels shoot down a row of plastic ducks with a gun. I told Vicki I'd be back and I asked the girl at the counter for a paper cup and some water and I dropped my Alka Seltzers in. I sat back down and sweated.
Vicki was happy...

Magazines and periodicals

Los Angeles Free Press - No. 421 - August 11-17 - 1972

Alternate titles or versions, draft titles

No Neck And Bad As Hell

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