The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner

by Alan Sillitoe
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The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner

A story will almost always have only one crisis point. Other things may happen to the character where he or she has to make a decision, but there is usually only one time in the story that the...

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The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner

The narrator of the story, the young tearaway Smith, is reminiscing about the time when he and some cousins of his got into trouble when they were younger. One hot summer's day, Smith and the other...

Latest answer posted February 6, 2020 4:12 pm UTC

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