Baxter's vacation turns into an obsessive pursuit of Mrs. Clarissa Ryan, a young bride alone for the summer. She rebuffs this man's attempts to woo her with gifts and flattery, until he discovers the perfect way to win a woman who is as beautiful as she is stupid. A selection from the John Cheever Audio Collection
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