(IBList user synopsis):
A middle-aged barber, self-conscious about his missing toes and living with his elderly mother, longs for the company of women.
First published in The New Yorker, 20 December 1999; and in Escape (ed. Lena Lencek & Gideon Bosker).
Original title: The Barber's Unhappiness
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Humor
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Pastoralia (2000) [Collection]
Author: George Saunders