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Murder, the (1934) [Short Story]
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Despite his new Slavic wife's beauty and talents at home-keeping, her aloof nature leads a farmer to seek the company of the "noisy" women of the town bar.

Originally published in the North American Review 237, April 1934.

Original title: The Murder
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionRural & Small Town Life
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

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