The Stranger


[ MEMOIR ] For several months after my discharge from the Air Force at the beginning of November 1969, I lived with my father.  The two of us alone in the large 4-bedroom twin house from which he had walked 6 days a week to work in a steel plant by the Schuylkill River in Eastern Pennsylvania at a time when American industry was the envy of the world and produced the things the world wanted, the house in which I had … [Read more...]