“My Friends” / Memorable Fancies #1256

[“He was racked with guilt every time he disappointed other people’s expectations.” – Simon Leys]        Worst were the friends who would never state their expectations of him until it was too late, until he hadn’t fulfilled them. Then they would smile in that thin straight-lipped way they used just for him. <END> [The writer, reading at One More Page books, Arlington, Virginia:] … [Read more...]