Calypso - Company Man Summary & Analysis

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The only perk David Sedaris sees to being middle-aged is the acquisition of a guest room. The consequence of a guest room, however, is that they attract guests, particularly if you live in Europe as Sedaris does. When David and his partner Hugh had a country house in Normandy, there was not much to entertain their guests, but their current home in West Sussex has plenty of nearby diversions for visitors. If front of their guests, Hugh and David play the role of the perfect couple, though they do not always succeed.

Three of David's sisters come to visit them in Sussex for Christmas 2012. David feels like this is a kind of "last hurrah" as all his siblings (except for his brother Paul) are all in their fifties now and "it's just a matter of time before our luck runs out and one...

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