A Spoiled Man
Posted: 21 November 2008 12:02 PM   [ Ignore ]  
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A SPOILED MAN - a glimpse into life in Pakistan

Fiction by Daniyal Mueenuddin in the September 15, 2008 New Yorker Magazine.  Read complete short story here:

http://www.newyorker.com/fiction/features/2008/09/15/080915fi_fiction_mueenuddin

[ Edited: 21 November 2008 12:11 PM by unsmoked]
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Posted: 21 November 2008 12:13 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]  
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Jefe - 21 November 2008 05:08 PM

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Thanks Jefe, I found the mistake - misspelled author’s name.

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Posted: 21 November 2008 01:01 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]  
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The link works now, and comes with a great cartoon.

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Posted: 21 November 2008 01:10 PM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]  
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Thanks unsmoked, that was a tasty little yarn for the existential palate and pallet.

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