Samuel Johnson Is Indignant

by Lydia Davis

Samuel Johnson Is Indignant

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Presents a collection of short fiction that explores the various ways in which human beings perceive each other and themselves, from a couple that suspects their friends think them boring to a funeral home that receives a letter rebuking it for linguistic errors.

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