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Mildred Pierce

James M. Cain September 09, 2019

Mildred Pierce James M. Cain Mildred Pierce had gorgeous legs, a way with a skillet, and a bone deep core of toughness and determination She used those attributes to survive a divorce in 1940s America with two children and to claw her way out of poverty, becoming a successful businesswoman But Mildred also had two weaknesses a yen for shiftless men and an unreasoning devotion to her monstrous daughMildred Pierce had gorgeous legs, a way with a skillet, and a bone deep core of toughness and determination She used those attributes to survive a divorce in 1940s America with two children and to claw her way out of poverty, becoming a successful businesswoman But Mildred also had two weaknesses a yen for shiftless men and an unreasoning devotion to her monstrous daughter.Out of these elements, Cain created a novel later made into a film noir classic of acute social observation and devastating emotional violence and a heroine whose ambitions and sufferings are never less than recognizable.Narrated by Christine Williams.

Mildred Pierce James M. Cain

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