Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the Summer. He reappears at a friend's pool. As they talk, someone notices that there are pools spanning the entire valley. He decided to jog from pool to pool to swim across the whole valley. As he stops in each pool his interactions tell his life story.
John Vogel <email@example.com>
The famed John Cheever short story appeared in the New Yorker and people talked. Now there will be talk again. When you sense this man's vibrations and share his colossal hang-up . . . will you see someone you know, or love? When you feel the body-blow power of his broken dreams, will it reach you deep inside, where it hurts? When you talk about "The Swimmer" will you talk about yourself?
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When Neddy arrives home, he puts his hands on his gate. Then he looks at his hands and sees they are red with rust which has covered the gate. A few moments later, it begins to rain and Neddy holds his hands palms up to the rain. His hands are clean; the rust isn't there. See more
Where have you been keeping yourself?
Oh, here and there. Here and there.
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