Growth of a Chrysanthemum
D. H. Lawrenceís 1914 short story, "Odour of Chrysanthemums", is still in print and considered worth reading in 1999. Perhaps itís printed and reprinted as a matter of habit. Perhaps editors like it because other editors have. But maybe itís a success because itís an exceptional work. Of these three possibilities, the last is certainly the most appealing. Luckily, it seems most likely to be true. Lawrence made a
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