The Shadow
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The Shadow

The Visitor.

A short story by Robert Cormack.

Acting isn’t important in the scheme of things. Plumbing is.” Spencer Tracy

My wife wants to know about my grandfather, a printer by trade, then a Shakespearean actor. I have to admit, nobody’s asked about him in a long time. Even when I was growing up, he was already an old man, living down the hall in my parents’ house, his room smelling of cigarettes.




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Robert Cormack

Robert Cormack

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.

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