“In Other Words” by Jennifer Haigh

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Karl has had many young mistresses. He has met up with Robin, an American he met in Stockholm, on Gotland for a brief holiday. He is uncomfortable with her level of affection, her emotional outbursts, but only when disaster strikes does he consider his feelings toward her.

In Other Words

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About the Author
Jennifer Haigh lives in Boston. Her short fiction has been published widely, in Electric Literature, Granta, The Best American Short Stories and many other places. Her fifth novel, Heat and Light, was published earlier this year. Find her at www.jennifer-haigh.com
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