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Emily, Alone by Stewart O'Nan

By Stewart O'Nan

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She couldn’t imagine living above someone, her every footstep registered. She appreciated her neighbors, she could even say she’d loved Louise and Doug, and Ginny and Gene Alford, and Isabel and Ev Conroy, Dotty and Fred Engelmann, the whole old gang, but she didn’t want them listening to every move she and Henry made. It was just one more aspect of Arlene she would never understand. Inside, the apartment was dark and smelt of old smoke. The only light came from the windows, and, glowing a lurid undersea green beside Henry’s mother’s Baldwin upright, boxy as a coffin, the humming aquarium.

It didn’t have to be right in front of her door. She had no qualms about leaving it half a block away. Personally she didn’t consider the neighborhood the safest, a buffer between Wilkinsburg and Swissvale, but Arlene left the car out every night. She took the easiest route, through Shadyside, avoiding Penn Circle. It was drizzling, misty. Maybe the rain had kept people in, because Fifth Avenue wasn’t bad. As she passed the Arts Center and the green expanse of Mellon Park, she thought she was lucky.

In the late sixties, to bypass the pedestrian mall they’d carved from the heart of East Liberty, the city planners had designed a giant roundabout a half-mile in diameter and five lanes wide, which pulled in traffic from the major arteries and feeder streets that had once met there and centrifugally whipped it around and then, without benefit of a stoplight, off in the four principal directions. The endless curves were supposed to keep speeds reasonable, but the practical result was an unbanked racetrack, with drivers pushing their cars hard through the turns, then rocketing across at the last second to make their exits.

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