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The Pat Hobby Stories Chapter Summary & Analysis - No Harm Trying Summary

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No Harm Trying Summary

Pat Hobby is sitting in his tiny apartment when his landlord brings him a message from the studio. Pat is informed by a studio executive that his wife is in the hospital after having tried to kill herself. This wife is a girl Pat had only been married to for a few weeks and then she had run off and married someone else. The girl's husband and child were killed, leaving her depressed. The studio, for whom the girl once worked, wants to help her, so they are giving Pat a job and donating half his salary to pay the girl's hospital bills. While hanging out at the studio, pretending to be doing something productive, Pat runs into a young actress who has been on contract for quite some time, but has yet to star in a movie. Pat also meets a director...

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