Feet [NOOK Book]

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When one of my toes came off with what was left of the sock I knew it was time I went to see a doctor (it was one of my little ones, the left, what I later heard the doc tell a nurse was my most distal one, I guess that?s the doc name for it).

Sure it took me by surprise, having a toe come off and all, but it didn?t come as a complete shock or anything ?cause I knew well enough something had to be going on down there with my feet, for most of ...

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Feet

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Overview

When one of my toes came off with what was left of the sock I knew it was time I went to see a doctor (it was one of my little ones, the left, what I later heard the doc tell a nurse was my most distal one, I guess that’s the doc name for it).

Sure it took me by surprise, having a toe come off and all, but it didn’t come as a complete shock or anything ‘cause I knew well enough something had to be going on down there with my feet, for most of the time I couldn’t even feel them.

I could feel them well enough to walk on mind you, I could tell when they hit the ground and such, especially the left one, I could always tell when it hit the ground. And not only from the scrapy noises they made, my feet. I could tell, you know, through the foot, if you know what I mean, I could feel it when it came down on the ground. I could tell the ground, that there was hard sidewalk or street or dirt or whatever under it. But I couldn’t tell the foot itself. Couldn’t tell whether my toes wiggled when I asked them to. They may have, but if they did they refused to let me in on it.

No, I couldn’t tell whether anything at all moved inside my as-good-as-new blue and white shoes, tennis shoes they are, which I found in one of the Broadway and Third dumpsters a long week ago that fit well enough if a bit tight, but not that it bothered me since I can’t feel them, my feet, anyway. Yes, they were a bit tight, the shoes, but as long as you can get them on, as Larsson would say (that’s Larsson with to esses, adamant about that, Larsson). But I could tell the ground.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045080910
  • Publisher: Ulf Wolf
  • Publication date: 11/11/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 131,398
  • File size: 116 KB

Meet the Author

Ulf is a Swedish name that once meant Wolf. So, yes, Wolf Wolf, that’s me.I was born Ulf Ronnquist one snowy night in late October, in one of those northern Swedish towns that are little more than a clearing in the forest.Fast forward through twenty Swedish years, ten or so English ones, and another twenty-four in the US and you’ll find me in front of an immigrations officer conducting the final citizenship interview, at the end of which he asks me, “What name would you like on your passport?”And here I recall what a friend had told me, that you can pick just about any name you want at this point, and I heard me say “Ulf Wolf.”That’s how it happened. Scout’s honor.Of course, I had been using Ulf Wolf as a pen name for some time before this interview, but I hadn’t really planned to adopt that as my official U.S. name. But I did.I have written stories all my life. Initially in Swedish, but for the last twenty or so years in English. To date I have written six novels, four novellas and two scores of stories; along with many songs and poems.My writing focus these days is on life’s important questions (in my view): Who are we? What are we doing here? And how do we break out of this prison?
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    Jake here. Whatsbup? Hoe old are you?

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