She would for ever imagine him travelling to exotic places, on his own because he enjoyed it, because his wife was a home bird. ... She had told him her secret, and he knew it was true that he shared it only with her mother and herself. ... have asked her why it was that he was naturally a cuckold, why two women of different temperaments and characters had been inspired to have lovers at his expense.
|Title||:||The stories of William Trevor|
|Publisher||:||Penguin (Non-Classics) - 1983|