By T. M. Wright
A photographer borrows his friend's long island residence and is brought to Manhattan's spectral underworld by way of a gorgeous girl ghost, with whom he falls in love. Reissue. motion picture tie-in.
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He belonged to the Bangor Rotary Club, but I was never invited. It was a year or so after my mother's suicide that he died. He was dressed in crisp, white boxer shorts and a sleeveless T-shirt, and he was looking forward to breakfast. "I feel hungry this morning, Abner," he said in the middle of shaving. He took a long, slow swipe with his razor at his night's growth of beard, grinned a small, anticipatory grin, and repeated, "I feel very hungry this morning, Abner. Uh-huh," I said. " French toast sounds good.?
He was about half a block away. He slowed, looked quizzically at me, and stopped walking when he was a couple of yards off. " I thought how quaint that was. The guy nodded at the Nikon. " he asked. He had a big, square head, a short and ragged reddish-brown beard and mustache, and his eyes suggested strongly that he'd gone without eating for some time. His voice cracked often, and it was a soft, high tenor, so I had trouble hearing him above the noises of traffic. "I'm a photographer," I told him.
All rights reserved. "This Land Is Your Land," words and music by Arlo Guthrie. Y. Used by permission. All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book, or portions thereof, in any form. A Tor Book Published by Tom Doherty Associates, Inc. Y. 10010 Tor®is a registered trademark of Tom Doherty Associates, Inc. ISBN: 0-812-51950-7 First Tor edition: August 1984 Printed in the United States of America ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Writing a novel that works is very often the result of a kind of lopsided partnership between a writer and his editor.