We caught the end of very intriguing short story on public radio’s “Selected Shorts” yesterday, and it turned out to be a story by Montclair author (and friend) Alice Elliott Dark. We’ll have to turn in again today (4 pm on WNYC-AM 820), to hear the beginning of “Watch the Animals.”
“Touching would defy the patrician toughness of its heroine,” the program guide asserts. “To call it a dog story would be an outrage.”