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Title: “The Bath” (1981)
Author: Raymond Carver
Genre: Short story
Raymond Carver (1938-1988) was an American writer best known for his short stories. Many of Carver's stories are written in the style called dirty realism, which presents people's ordinary lives. The short story “The Bath” was published in 1981 in the collection What We Talk About When We Talk About Love. Later on, Carver revised the story and published it under the name “A Small, Good Thing”.
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