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The Things Between Us: A Memoir

Autor: Montgomery, Lee

Editorial: Free Press

Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
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The Things Between Us: A Memoir : The Montgomerys are among the last of a dying breed - New England WASPs who effortlessly combine repression, flamboyant eccentricity, and alcoholism. Fragmented by drink and dysfunction, the family has not assembled in more than a decade. But when Big Dad, the patriarch, is diagnosed with stomach cancer, the siblings return to their childhood home, Four Corner Farm, to help their parents navigate the specialists, treatment options, pain management, and, most difficult of all, their own anguish. Big Dad has always moved carefully through life, taking responsibility for the farm, the cars, the house, and his wife. The irrepressible Mumzy, now in her late seventies, drinks her first gin each day at 8:45 a.m. and spends her time singing jazz standards and reliving the glory days when she rescued horses from the now defunct hunt club. Montgomery's stunning memoir vividly evokes the often unspoken bonds between family members - bonds made of memory, love, and disappointment.


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ISBN 13:9781416543107
ISBN 10:1416543104
Formato:Papel Delgado (Paperback)
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:239
Tamaño:8.30" l x 5.40" w x 0.90" h
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