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The Boar Pig

Author Saki

NarratorBarbara Leigh-Hunt

Duration12m

CategoriesAdult Fiction, Short Stories

PublisherCSA Word

VersionUnabridged

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Matilda Cuvering decides to release a boar pig ('Tarquin') into the paddock where Mrs Stossen and her daughter are walking, in order to teach them a lesson. A funny and intelligent tale from the supreme wit of Saki, who incorporates the French language, a ridicule of manners / best behaviour and blackmail into this short but sublimely bitter-sweet and immensely satisfying story.

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