Re: RARA-AVIS: short and happy

From: M Blumenthal (
Date: 11 Apr 2002


> it reminds me of another, less subtle, story with an
> unknown outcome, o'henry's "lady and the tiger".
> spouse but gave you another one in the end?" i hope i
> remember the story correctly and haven't made a fool
> of myself (again).
I won't go into the analysis, but the story was not written by O'Henry. It's been a very long time since I read i. The name Frank Stockton seems to be in my mind as the author, but I am hardly certain of that. Mark

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