The Eighth Grade History Class Visits the Hebrew Home for the Aging by Harry Turtledove

The Eighth Grade History Class Visits the Hebrew Home for the Aging by Harry Turtledove

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Some people will tell you that world-class fame is better than living to a contented old age. Other people disagree. One of those other people might possibly be the protagonist of this tale by Harry Turtledove, master of the counterfactual.

This short story was acquired and edited for Tor.com by senior editor Patrick Nielsen Hayden.

A sunbeam slipped between the slats of the venetian blinds. Anne Berkowitz opened one eye. The clock on the nightstand by the bed had digits big and bright enough to let her read them without her glass

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