All is for the Best by Richard Ascher

By Richard Ascher

Richard Ascher keeps his tales of the tribal rituals of recent Yorkers 1945-2010. The characters are his pals and pals. a few are delusional a few psychotic. All all are self absorbed.Some devote homicide and a few try it and fail. They steal,lie, and cheat their means via lifestyles, fall out and in of affection and take a look at to rid themselves of "high upkeep" spouses. all of the whereas they think of their personal goodness and most sensible intentions. they're heavy drinkers and avid Knick lovers. All wade through lifestyles hoping for the best,which they recognize won't ever come.

A slum lord threatens to kill his wife"s lover if he does not marry her.
Two lonely seniors fall in love until eventually she unearths out that he is been in prison.
A good-looking younger companion in a popular legislations company lusts after a center age cleansing lady.
An outdated maid hires a guy to kill her mother.
A former female friend surfaces after forty years. Their stories differ.
A retiree dealing with financial ruin attempts to marry a wealthy widow. She wishes him for a chauffeur, gofer and basic cleansing man.
A lifeless girl talks to her boyfriend via her answering machine.
A guy wanders aimlessly during the wintry weather urban streets after being fired from a task of 30 years. Strangers inform him,"All is for the best." Is interested by the easiest? you were given to be kidding me.
These tales and plenty of extra are taken from genuine lifestyles, instructed to him by way of associates or acquaintances of neighbors. so much of them are nearly true.
From the writer of "Bobby's Song".

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