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ID
b123
Title
"The Wreath."
Genre
Story
Page Count
7
Word Count
1380
Publication Year
1939
Document Types
First-Person Narratives
Topics
Old Age, Psychological Issues

A vignette about an old man en route to a funeral, suffering from dementia but nevertheless very engaging, and of the narrator who visits with him on a train, sees him to his next stop, and looks after the funeral wreath. In The Flying Goat (1939), Thirty-One Selected Tales (1947).