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"These well-crafted short-short stories will appeal to the types of busy-busy adults who give the volume its energy."—Kirkus Review "Silesky makes us realize that the seemingly inconsequential fragments of any life, even when randomly observed, can add up to a disturbing whole."—Los Angeles Reader

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"These well-crafted short-short stories will appeal to the types of busy-busy adults who give the volume its energy."—Kirkus Review "Silesky makes us realize that the seemingly inconsequential fragments of any life, even when randomly observed, can add up to a disturbing whole."—Los Angeles Reader

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Table of Contents

Seek 11
The Hunter 13
A Deck 15
Bees 18
Interview 21
The Book 22
Exercise 23
Cafe Magic 24
Presents 25
Doorbell 26
Salmon 28
Elegant Dining Under the El 30
El Jardin 31
Squirrels 32
George Washington 33
The Rest 35
Health Insurance 37
History 38
Jesse 39
Marco's Paradise 40
Another Joke 41
Shoes 42
Mount Pleasant 43
Love 45
Occasional Music 48
Pastoral 49
Practical Occult 51
Oktoberfest 52
Paris 54
Bulletin Board 55
Snow 56
Thanksgiving 57
Sacrifice 59
Paradise 60
Movie for Vacation 61
Trophy 63
Columbus on Halsted 65
Field Boxes 67
Fusion 68
Business on the Course 69
Presidents' Day 71
Double Solitaire 73
Solo with Coffee 76
Teeth 78
Window 79
Mannequins 80
Astronomy 81
The New Justice 83
Our Party 85
God on Kenmore 87
Picnic Tables 91
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