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Summary

The main character in this short story is Gabriel Conroy and the entire short story takes place during his attendance at a holiday party, annually thrown by his aunts. Near the end of the party Gabriel sees his wife, Gretta, in a new and expanded way at the same moment when she is reminiscing on a song being sung at the party. Listen as James Joyce weaves harsh realities back into this story, as is characteristic with other stories in this series, "Dubliners".

©2018 James Joyce (P)2018 AB Books

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Terrible reading of a classic book.

This is crap -the voice is like a stat navigation AI voice. Avoid this book and the annoying American twangy reader. Its a disgrace.

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  • 05-11-20

Poorly read

What a shame. The narrator does this story no favors. The pacing is rushed and there is little to no characterization making it hard to enjoy this reading.

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