Title: Guilty Pleasures
Year of publication: 1974
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
City: New York
Number of Pages: 165
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 74-13193
Table of contents
Will Candace come away with me--find integrity, wholeness on the Austrailian archipelago? Too early to say. Meanwhile, the affair of the Swedish tennis balls continues to plague us. I ventured into the basement, found Candace there on her knees before the washing machine, which was filled with Swedish tennis balls. Candace in tears. I took her hand. "What?" I said. "Oh, Charles," she said, "is everything galley-west? Everything?" I gave it some thought. Then: "You've been reading the Annual." She looked away. "it said these Swedish tennis ballscould be washed in an automatic washer and dried in an automatic drier without deleterious effects. I had to try, didn't I?"