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The Ice Wagon Going Down the Street  by Mavis Gallant

Peter and Sheilah Frazier console themselves on Sunday mornings by remembering the people they met during the decade they spent trying to live a charmed life abroad. Now they are “back where they started,” in Toronto, Canada, where they try to believe that “hazy and marvellous” experiences lie ahead of them. In order to believe in this wonderful future, they must avoid the dreary present, so they spend their Sunday morning recalling the years that they spent in Europe, carrying the reader back with them to the Paris and Geneva of their past.

Part One (21 to 27 min.)        Part Two (23 to 29 min.)                                Part Three (25 to 32 min.)       

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