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Title: “A Small, Good Thing” (1983)
Author: Raymond Carver
Genre: Short story
Raymond Carver (1938-1988) is an American writer known for his short stories and poetry. “A Small, Good Thing” was originally published in Carver’s third collection of stories, Cathedral, in 1983. It is a revised version of “The Bath”, a shorter story that appeared in Carver's earlier collection, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love (1981).
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