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These tales ruthlessly divulge our covert fears and fathomless wants and make allowance us to snigger with laughter—while grieving on the gruesome international we’d reside in if all of us bought what we would have liked.
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He planned new books and began to edit his notebooks for future publication. Periodically he complained, more ruefully than bitterly, that he was feeling "the onset of senility" and that the United States was getting him down. The letters of the early sixties contain several references to the Abominable Snowman, whom, were he young, he would like to search for in the primitive unsullied wilderness. He was incensed when the critics began to speak of him as mellowing. Meanwhile, no matter how ill or distracted he felt, his thoughts strayed to his childhood, before "the big he put in his daily quota of hours at his desk in Wellfleet or Talcottville.