5/6 The perils of learning a language by audio tape and crossing the line in property desire.
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4/6 The American essayist offers a story involving his sister Tiffany.
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3/6 Childhood memories of competitive parenting and imagining life as ruler of the world.
2/6 The American essayist's musing on life as an author and a satirical swipe at critics.
1/6 Recalling his childhood discipline, and the perils of agreeing without understanding.