The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 8, No. 4

This Is What It Means to Say Phoenix, Arizona

by Sherman Alexie

This is what it means

Two boys travel from the reservation to Phoenix to claim one’s inheritance: a pick-up truck, a few hundred dollars, two boxes of ashes, and an understanding of one another.

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