The Memory Keeper's Daughter 1977, Chapter 2 Summary

Kim Edwards

1977, Chapter 2 Summary

August 1977

David is late for his son’s concert. There was an emergency at the hospital, and when he called Norah she was clearly upset with him. He is not surprised, for the inevitable strain is still between them; however, she knows this how life is for a doctor and should be more understanding. As he enters the auditorium, David sees Norah dressed immaculately in a natural silk suit, which she bought on her first trip to Singapore. She is a well-traveled woman, but she has developed an edge. Women who rely on his wife to solve their travel problems tell David often that he is a lucky man to have Norah for his wife. He wonders if they would still think that if they had found her discarded clothes in...

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