This Wild Darkness
- Harold Brodkey
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She is of interest physically still—neatly formed and stylized, like the stopper of an expensive perfume bottle.
What we really have in this city are able people, competent people, who as they rise in the world have more and more complicated professional lives. Quite logically, that eats them up, and the monstrous residue that is left is beyond emotion, but with an appetite for it, and a terrible and terrified longing and unsuitability for it.