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'Transit' by Bernard Share

Transit A Novel Bernard Share Dalkey Archive: 138 pp. $12.95 paper Say the modern airport is really just a series of grievances. Repetitious tasks, confusing signage, a limited option of goods and services and little reward besides the opportunity to fly somewhere far away. Call it the intermediate malaise: You've started traveling, but you haven't gotten anywhere yet. Bernard Share's novel "Transit" brightens this dismal prospect with a journey that has very little to do with jet propulsion. While changing planes in an unspecified Middle Eastern airport, two Irishmen of middle age have an accidental encounter in a men's room. Think micturate and foot:...

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