The Old Man and Me (New York Review Books Classics)

The Old Man and Me (New York Review Books Classics)

Elaine Dundy

In The Dud Avocado, Elaine Dundy printed the lifetime of the younger expatriate in Paris in all its hilarious and heartbreaking drama. With The previous guy and Me, written whilst Dundy used to be dwelling in England within the early Sixties, she tackles the yankee woman in London, a section older yet definitely no wiser.

Honey Flood (if that’s her actual identify) arrives in London with simply her speedy wits and a scheme. To get what she desires, she’ll need to seduce the city’s brightest literary megastar, regardless of what number would-be bohemians she has to appeal, what percentage smoky jazz golf equipment she has to courageous, or what percentage woman Something-Somethings she has to humor. yet with luck inside her achieve, Honey unearths that during making the Soho scene, she’s made a giant mistake.

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