The Good People of New York
Knopf, May 2001, 23.00, 304 pp.
In 1970 Lower Manhattan, Cornhusker Edwin Anderson meets native Roz Rosenzweig while both are on hands and knees searching for a key to an apartment where a party is occurring. To her surprise the saucy Roz finds she actually likes the “Gimp”, nicknamed for his skiing prowess or lack of. A few months later, Roz and Edwin marry and soon have a child.
By the time their child Miranda reac...