Campus Units

English

Document Type

Creative Writing

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

Spring 2012

Journal or Book Title

Bellingham Review

Volume

64

First Page

34

Last Page

42

Abstract

Because I could. Because back then it seemed simple to put your hand out and peel a man away from another woman, almost like ripe fruit, almost like another country, the late-seventies that blessed window of time after the pill, right before AIDS. Vietnam was over, drinking age was still eighteen.

Comments

Originally published as “The Other Woman.” Bellingham Review 64 Spring 2012: 34-42. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

Debra Marquart

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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