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26 June, 2010

Jonathan Safran Foer, "Here We Aren't, So Quickly"

This story by Foer, "Here We Aren't, So Quickly," is one of the featured stories in The New Yorker's "20 Under 40" issue. It consists of rapid fire accusations to build the story of a couple's married life until old age. It vacillates from first, second and third person points of view.