Click here to read the abstract of the story on The New Yorker webpage (this week’s story is available only for subscribers). John Lanchester’s “Expectations” was originally published in the January 9, 2012 issue of The New Yorker.
I am, obviously, getting behind here. The culprit is work. I have been at the office from the wee hours of the morning until the wee hours of the morning for some time now, and I haven’t had a second to catch up. While there are a few more days that promise to be just as bad this week, there should still be some time to catch up on sleep and on my reading/reviewing. Until then . . .