Hear a reading of Mavis Gallant’s story “Willi,” a story about a bachelor.
“I live with my mother, which means meals and valet service.” - Clerk, 34
"I live with my married sister, an ideal arrangement. I could never expect a wife in her right mind to look after me that well. I have all the conveniences of married life and none of the interference. I come and go, and everything seems to get done magically." - Advertising executive, 35