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Charlottes life is in disarray after her fifteen-year-old daughter moves in with her deadbeat, squatter boyfriend. Charlottes husband stops going to work, and instead spends his days watching the Iran-Contra hearings; the police can do little to b With his farm suffering due to drought, his wife incapacitated by depression after a miscarriage, and the housewhich seems to be hauntedlikely to be foreclosed, Gabriel cannot keep up with all the things going wrong in his life.
It soon seems that As a child, Charlotte spent her summers with her cousins in a house that was the polar opposite of her own. Where her household was organized and ran according to schedule, her cousins lived in a state of constant chaos. For Charlotte, this was bo Driving across the city to have dinner with old friends, Marion finds herself suddenly reminded of an experience she had long forgotten.
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As the night progresses, the memories surface one after another, some more easily recalled and others feeling Ginny spends her days caring for her mother, Emmaline, and her mother-in-law, Babette, both of whom are elderly and ailing. Though she feels guilty about it, Ginny often finds herself slipping into thoughts of her loverof the way he kisses and tou When her father-in-law dies, Carol prepares to go through the process of grieving with her husband.
What she does not expect is to become entrenched in memories of her own father and their distant relationship, an experience that leads her to cons A woman examines a box of her mothers personal photos that has been sitting unopened in her basement since her mothers death.
Now, as she discovers images once meaningful to her mother, she begins to piece together stories of the girl her mother o Though Jeanne hasnt seen or spoken to her ex-husband in years, learning of his death brings up memories of their past. Jeanne remembers the happiness of their early days together and how alive they had been, the memories contrasting with the life Mowbray no longer feels that he is a healer, but instead believes that he carries death with him.
Baker, dying in the hospital, dreams of being surrounded by the beauty of naturea bamboo forest, the Sahara Desert, a sunny glade. Watching o When Alexis and her son, Jamie, are interviewed about a play based on their lives, Alexis recalls meaningful moments throughout their relationship and learns that she and Jamie do not share the same opinions about the events defining their lives.
Throughout the interview, Alexis struggles to discover the truth of how her actions affected her son's life.
Fever is a collection of sixteen short stories that reveal the secret inner lives of women and men, skilfully peeling back their defenses to expose crystallizing moments of joy, pain, fear, and guiltless pleasure. Sharon Butala infuses Fever with an intensity of emotion that often catches readers off guard, making for a reading experience that is always honest and powerful.
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