10 edition of Ice Storm found in the catalog.
November 1, 2007 by Mira .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Format||Mass Market Paperback|
|Number of Pages||352|
New Canaan was maybe a single degree about freezing. Sandy wouldn't look at her after the bathroom incident, and there was no one else suitable within a mile or so with whom to lock arms and make flimsy vows. Hood thought, an adolescent hunting and groping. No answering machines. We are hungry for gum!
He got canker sores on his lips, in the back of his throat, on this tongue. What the deal was, nobody could ever explain to Wendy. The early s were a time when the social revolution of the s had seeped down, or up, into the yuppie classes, who wanted to be "with it"and supplemented their martinis with reefer. I'm in the middle of some really awful heartbreak.
He often wore a Nixon mask. Wendy yearned for vulgarity, for all this sloppy stuff. It was an L-shaped bathing suite. What's my payment, Mikey? Neither snow, nor rain, nor gloom of night stayed 31 New Canaan's relentless progress toward neighborliness. She worked the zipper herself.
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Paul decides to leave, just narrowly making the train to New Canaan. He imagined devices. Before she even heard his tiresome, methodical steps she knew it was him? His father had sold insurance.
The severe landscapes of November made him lonely. Winter Resources Heavy accumulations of ice can bring down trees and topple utility poles and communication towers.
He opened the door. He could hear the rain and sleet pelting urgently against the windows of the second floor.
It was done. But then the enormity of being observed in this private ritual, this ritual of cleanliness messed him up. Boys thought of girls the way they thought of particularly good careers, things to work toward.
In the overdecorated chambers of her house, he was to embark on a quest, a Buzz Aldrin or Neil Armstrong sort of a quest. No fabric or substance or receptacle was beyond being tested. Having a mistress was like discovering, as an agnostic, the consolations of religion.
The falling rain comes into contact with surfaces and turns into a thin sheet of ice. Would you do my laundry, including the very personal items? The kids were like some suburban gang of Sharks or Jets. Around them, the dusty packing crates full of gum were like the faceless sentries that protected some imperial decay, like the Easter Island statues in this book the boys at school had lately been passing around, Chariots of the Gods.
His dad, living alone up in New Hampshire, made Hood lonely. In the ritual of their congress, Wendy insisted on silence. She could smell it on his breath, and his tongue had a taste it never had, a medicinal taste.
And he heard her footsteps, now, going down the staircase. Hood turned the other cheek: he permitted the kids to carry shaving cream and soap and raw eggs out into the street.
He told her all this. He resembled a longtime funeral director or a salesman of bogus waterfront property. He always did that.
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