Stephen Minot’s books include three novels and Crossing, a collection of stories.
Dec 01 1987
It is Saturday, a French legal day of rest, but Robert Thorley can feel a humming tension in the air. It is Lisette who is to blame. Poor Lisette! She is making an occasion, a major celebration out of what should be just a simple meal.
Sep 01 1982
“It wasn’t any one thing,”she says with an easy shrug. “It’s never just one thing. It was a whole lot of little things pulling me apart — just pulling me to the breaking point.”