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Lizard

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Publisher:
Grove Press,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
880L
Description
I shall refer to her as Lizard here, but not because of the small lizard tattoo that I discovered on her inner thigh. The woman has round, black eyes that gaze at you with utter detachment, like the eyes of a reptile. Every bend and curve of her small body is cool to the touch, so cool that I want to scoop her up in my two hands. This may bring to mind the image of a man holding a bunny or a chick, but that's not what I mean. What I imagine is the strange, tickling sensation of sharp claws scampering around in my palms. And then, when I open up my hands to take a peek, a thin, red tongue lashes out. Reflected in those glassy eyes, I see my own lonely face, peering down, looking for something to love and cherish. That's what Lizard feels like to me....
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ISBN:
9780671532765
9780802115645
Lexile measure:
880L
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Grouping Title lizard
Grouping Author yoshimoto banana
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 04:17:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-21 04:42:22AM

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