Dept. of Speculation

by Jenny Offill

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Dept. of Speculation
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An unflinching portrait of marriage features a heroine simply referred to as "the Wife," who transitions from an idealistic woman who once exchanged love letters with her husband and who confronts an array of universal difficulties.