Focus (Penguin Modern Classics) by Arthur Miller

By Arthur Miller

A reticent team of workers supervisor dwelling along with his mom, Mr Newman stocks the prejudices of his occasions and of his neighbours - and neither a Hispanic lady abused outdoors his window nor the persecution of the Jewish shop proprietor he buys his paper from are any of his company. till Newman starts off donning glasses, and others start to mistake him for a Jew.

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