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Moon Lake Eudora Welty

Moon Lake

Eudora Welty

Published
ISBN : 9780141196275
Paperback
66 pages
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Watch out for the mosquitoes, they called to one another, lyrically because warning wasnt any use anyway, as they walked out of their kimonos and dropped them like the petals of one big scattered flower on the bank behind them, and exposingMoreWatch out for the mosquitoes, they called to one another, lyrically because warning wasnt any use anyway, as they walked out of their kimonos and dropped them like the petals of one big scattered flower on the bank behind them, and exposing themselves felt in a hundred places at once the little pangs.Moon Lake is the story of a summer camp in Mississippi, a surly lifeguard, a rebellious orphan girl, and the fateful day when they learn the secrets of life and death. Pulitzer Prize-winner Eudora Weltys extraordinary short story is a lushly atmospheric and acutely observed portrayal of the strange, surreal time between childhood and adulthood.