Reading Club: F. Scott Fitzgerald

This story always gets varied reactions! Personally, I love it and it reminds me of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Give “The Swimmer” by John Cheever a read - you can click the link or just scroll down to read it below.

Do you love it or hate it?

If you liked the story, pull a favorite line or phrase and copy it here.

Were you surprised by the story in any way?

What did you think about the ending - what’s happening there?

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I liked how the backstory unfolded through the characters in each backyard and how each pool showed something about those characters both on and off stage.

I wouldn’t say I had a favourite phrase or line. Overall I liked the story.

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@Melinda Welcome it is great to see you here.

Agreed, it was all good.