Jump to content

Explore aside menu

An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Against the Day

Three. Bilocations

Chapter 41

Section 3 (574-577)

Paul Nightingale reading Section 41.3

She was earning a living before she knew it, putting to use th many light-handed and quick-fingered skills and the fast talk that went with them she had started learning from Merle before she learned to walk, and from the dealers and sharpers who'd come tumbleweeding through the different towns towns ever since her hands were big enough to palm bridge-size cards, and later learning from Luca Zombini to expand into juggling and magic tricks.

Against the Day, p. 574