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Below we've gathered some of our favorite quotes from david foster wallace, including selections from his fiction, essays and this is water,. Writer john jeremiah sullivan revisits david foster wallace's tennis fixation sullivan described the federer essay that play would publish 10. String theory: david foster wallace on tennis was the second book string theory was a collection of five prior long essays (or whatever the. At the time, wallace didn't have a credit card, a cell phone, or an e-mail address he was willing to share, according to dean he was still naïve.
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