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De Mortius (1942) [Short Story]
by John Collier Rating: Weighted - 7.2 / Average - 7.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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The town doctor is just finishing cementing his cellar when two friends arrive to invite him to go fishing. Though the doctor hides he is soon discovered, and the friends begin to wonder at the doctor's conspicuously missing wife.

First published in New Yorker, July 18, 1942.

Original title: De Mortius
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense
FictionCrime and MysteryCrime/Caper

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Fancies and Goodnights (1951) [Collection]
      Author: John Collier
     10th Fontana Book Of Great Horror Stories, the (1977) [Anthology]
      Authors: Ray Bradbury , Arthur Conan Doyle , John Collier , David Langford , Elizabeth Walter , R. Chetwynd-Hayes , E. F. Benson , Angus Wilson , Roger Malisson , Charles Birkin , Margot Arnold , Mary Danby , Harry E. Turner , C. D. Herriot , Bernard Stacey
     Short Sharp Shocks (1990) [Anthology]
      Authors: William F. Nolan , Arthur Machen , David Morrell , John Collier , James Kisner , William Trevor , Sydney J. Bounds , Bernard Taylor , Conrad Hill , Johnny Yen , Andrea Newman , Leonard P. Carpenter , R. Andrew Hall , R. C. Cook , Marghanita Laski , Francis King

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