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  1. My paperback copy from 1968 says: "A college dropout threatened by army service struggles to make some sense out of a menial job and an illicit affair with a married woman." All Jonas really wants to do is preserve his options in life and play a good game of handball:The world was carrying him to a destiny he hadn’t foreseen, and he wasn’t at all sure that he wanted that destiny. What he did want, right now, was to flip a small black ball with a backward spin and catch it neatly in the cup o [...]

  2. What an excellent bookw forgotten. Author had an exceptional mindrfectly captured so many aspects of sexuality for a young man in New Yorkt against backdrop of WWII onset. A Jewish story, but barely. Great depth in short passagesils so many truths.

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