One of These Days Questions and Answers

One of These Days

The last line of the short story "One of These Days" reads: "It's the same damn thing." The mayor of the town says this in answer to a question that the dentist who has just pulled his tooth asks...

Latest answer posted September 1, 2021, 11:57 pm (UTC)

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One of These Days

In “One of These Days,” the local mayor shows up at the house of dentist Aurelio Escovar one morning with a painful toothache. At first, the dentist refuses to see him. The mayor is, apparently,...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2021, 12:34 am (UTC)

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One of These Days

There is vivid imagery in "One of These Days" in the description of Aurelio Escovar, in the description of the setting, and in the description of the painful tooth extraction. Aurelio is a tidy,...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2021, 1:34 am (UTC)

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