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New Yorker fiction (Jan 3) – “Getting Closer”

A story, by longtime author Steven Millhauser, ushers us briskly and thoughtfully into this new calendar year, only a few dozen hours old. A young Connecticut boy near the peak of his childhood is absolutely basking in the quiet beauty of a summer’s day with his family. … what he cares about, what thrills him […]