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Falls, the (1996) [Short Story]
by George Saunders Rating: Weighted - 6.2 / Average - 5.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Two acquaintances pass each other by the Taganac River. They snub each other and continue on their respective ways engrossed in the minor details of their own lives, when a pending accident on the river forces each to make a decision.

First published in The New Yorker, 22 January 1996.

Original title: The Falls
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Pastoralia (2000) [Collection]
      Author: George Saunders


  • Selected for the 1997 O. Henry Award Prize Stories

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