[PW] Looking for a short story

Will White william.p.white at gmail.com
Wed Feb 22 20:08:22 PST 2017


It sounds like "The Visitor" by Roald Dahl.
More information at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Visitor_(short_story)

Will White
Atherton Library
2 Dinkelspiel Station Ln, Atherton CA 94027
william.p.white at gmail.com


On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 3:29 PM, Nancy Reynolds <nreynolds at coronado.ca.us>
wrote:

> I once read a short story about a man at a dinner who was (to the best of
> my memory) flirting with a woman (who was married and I think her husband
> was at the table) and her daughter.  He ended up going to bed with one of
> them and then learning that she had leprosy.  It was very Roald Dahl-esque
> if not Roald himself (although I haven't been able to find it in any
> anthologies so far).  Any ideas?
>
> Nancy Reynolds
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