Updike, John
June 1961
New Yorker;6/17/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 18, p28
The author relates his experience as a lifeguard. He always feel comfort seating on his chair because of the cross painted on it. He observes that most women in the beach bring their children and gossip about politics. He asserts that the beauty of women lies in the posture of her spine which gave her body a curve.


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