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ID
b80
Title
Waiting Room
Genre
Story
Page Count
10
Word Count
2090
Publisher
New Statesman and Nation
Publication Year
1934
Document Types
Comic Fiction
First-Person Narratives
Topics
Boyhood

Narrated by a boy accompanying his injured brother, this comic skit involves various patients and nurses in a hospital waiting room. In the New Statesman and Nation (October 13, 1934),Cut and Come Again(1935), Country Tales (1938), Country Tales (1940),Selected Short Stories of H.E. Bates (1951). Reprinted in Here and Now (1972).