Daniel Akst is the author of the novel St. Burl’s Obituary from MacMurray & Beck.
Sep 01 1996
Life With The Easter Bunny
The first person to answer our ad wasn’t suitable at all. Under “last residence” on the form we made up for these prospective roommates she put down a place with “Manor” in its name, and during the interview Mother seemed airily indulgent, almost humoring. She didn’t even take any notes, which told me the woman had no chance.