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Richard Yates has one of his primary characters in Revolutionary Road offer this fantasy view of life:
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… I still had this idea that there was a whole world of marvelous golden people somewhere, as far ahead of me as the seniors at Rye when I was in sixth grade; people who knew everything instinctively, who made their lives work out the way they wanted without trying, who never had to make the best of a bad job because it never occurred to them to do anything less that perfectly the first time.
by Paula Bosse
Dallas had a restaurant like this?! Believe it or not, Safari — a popular steakhouse — was in a shopping area that hadn’t been finished at the time of this photo (probably around 1956). 209 more words