Skin (Roald Dahl) Summary
Roald Dahl

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Skin (Roald Dahl) Overview

Roald Dahl’s short story, “Skin,” details the life of Drioli, an old tattoo artist. While walking through the streets of Paris, Drioli reminisces about the time he commissioned a tattoo of his wife on his back by a young artist, with whom he was close friends. In present day, Drioli is accosted by several art enthusiasts who want to buy the tattoo on his back, and he must decide his fate. This story explores themes of passion, camaraderie, mortality, and greed.

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