Everything is familiar. But everything has changed. Coming back to the little community is like walking into a nightmare for Jim Gardener, poet, drunk, potential suicide. It all looks the same, the house, the furniture, Jimas friend Bobbi, her beagle (though ageing), even the woods out at the back. But it was in the woods that Bobbi stumbled over the odd, part buried object and felt a peculiar tingle as she brushed the soft earth away. Everything is familiar. But everything is about to change...He put his left forepaw up on the mailbox post and then began to swipe at the door of the box. ... Getting themail had been his piAuce de rAcsistance, better than playing dead VietCong and much better than anything mundane like sitting up or a#39;speakinga#39; for a dog biscuit. ... The dog managed toget uponthe postagain, and this timePeter hooked the mailaa catalogue and aletter(or abill ayes, with the end of theanbsp;...
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