TITLE

Crooked letter

AUTHOR(S)
Regier, G. Travis
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
Ploughshares;Fall93, Vol. 19 Issue 2/3, p186
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Short Story
ABSTRACT
Presents a short story about a man named Dave and his adamant refusal to visit his dying father who had physically abused him as a child. Painful memories of a distant and abusive father; Dave's alcoholic wife Sue; Sue's persuasion for Dave to visit his father; Visiting his mother and his parents' house after being away for ten years; Seeing his father at his deathbed; Fear of becoming abusive like his father; Tears shed over the death of his father.
ACCESSION #
9312223027

 

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