Short story: “Observations About Eggs from the Man Sitting Next to Me on a Flight from Chicago, Illinois to Cedar Rapids, Iowa”

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“Observations About Eggs from the Man Sitting Next to Me on a Flight from Chicago, Illinois to Cedar Rapids, Iowa,” by Carmen Maria Machado

Appeared here in Lightspeed Magazine, April 2014

2032 words

I’m not sure I understand this story, but the gradual escalation of the narrator’s creepiness is masterful, and every single one of his “observations” is worth reading.

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