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“Strangler Bob,” by Denis Johnson
“Most of us would have ﬁt in perfectly in a psych ward. Many of us had already been there.”
FROM THE ARCHIVE: If you liked this story, we think you will enjoy “The Largesse of the Sea Maiden,” by Denis Johnson, from 2014.
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