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Three stories with surprising twists and turns.


Guest host Jane Kaczmarek presents three stories with surprising twists and turns. A wife finds something unexpected in her local thrift shop in “Second Hand,” by Andres Neuman. The story is performed by Kaczmarek. Our second story is Dawn Powell’s “Dinner on the Rocks,” an elegant comedy of bad manners in which a snobbish couple aim to humiliate their humbler guests read by Christina Pickles. Our final story is an uncharacteristically light-hearted piece by Hubert Selby, Jr. “Fortune Cookie” features a salesman on a losing streak finds the perfect formula for success. The reader is Michael Imperioli.

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