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doc ï The World of Apples ↠ Paperback read Á [PDF / Epub] ☉ The World of Apples Author John Cheever – Danpashley.co.uk Innocent old fashioned self aware Cheever's people are summoned by strange and improbable events to ponder the values they have been taught to trustdecency common sense nostalgia even truth StunnA worn out poet finds peace in his heart as he lays his Lermontov medal at the foot of the sacred angel; a prosperous suburbanite contemplates his predicament when his wife joins the cast of a nude show; a guileless and romantic well digger anx Sort of like Raymond Carver crossed with James Thurber Not at the level of either but that sets an awfully high bar

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Innocent old fashioned self aware Cheever's people are summoned by strange and improbable events to ponder the values they have been taught to trustdecency common sense nostalgia even truth Stunned by these encounters they nevertheless survive These are subtly absurd well written short stories that oddly enough freuently took exactly 17 minutes the length of my train rides to and from work to read

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The World of ApplesIous for a bride visits Russia falls in love and returns home singing the unreality blues; and a miserably married man fantasizes a beautiful lover who comes to him for strength love and counsel while he tends the charcoal grill in the backyard Shoulda won an award for highest occurrences of the words harried and demesne in the space of 150 pages Also The Geometry of Love while not necessarily one of Cheever's best stories does possess one of his best opening lines maybe one of THE best opening lines to a short story complete with one of those one of thoses of which Cheever was so fond It was one of those rainy late afternoons when the toy department of Woolworth's on Fifth Avenue is full of women who appear to have been taken in adultery and who are now shopping for a present to carry home to their youngest child