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Through the Eyes of Love

Short Story (3,500 words)

An old confidence trickster returns to his home town of Plymouth, and tries to swindle a woman he was once in love with as a teenager. Eventually he abandons the attempt.

I have found no publication record for this story, The typescript was in a file of miscellaneous papers held by Curtis Brown and given to me in 2003.

Included in the collection Comedies and Whimsies, ed. John Higgins, 2007.