John Cheever Quote

To be an American and unable to play baseball is comparable to being a Polynesian and unable to swim.


The New Yorker (Sep. 28, 1953)

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To be an American and unable to play baseball is comparable to being a Polynesian and unable to swim.

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To be an American and unable to play baseball is comparable to being a Polynesian and unable to swim.

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To be an American and unable to play baseball is comparable to being a Polynesian and unable to swim.

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To be an American and unable to play baseball is comparable to being a Polynesian and unable to swim.