The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 6, No. 3

Waiting for the Slow Dance

by Eric Lucas

John Wayne confronts Hitler in a Mexican border town, Des faces the future, Tommy considers the past, and Gerry wonders if that's Cole Porter or Billie Holiday on the record player—all at a dance in Kerry, Ireland in 1951.

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