By Georges Simenon
An actor, lately divorced, at unfastened leads to long island; a lady, no much less lonely, even perhaps extra determined than the guy: they meet unintentionally in an all-night diner and are attracted to one another immediate. Roaming town streets, hitting its late-night dives, shedding one other coin into yet one more jukebox, those misplaced souls fight to appreciate what it really is that has introduced them, virtually regardless of themselves, jointly. they're driven—from second to second, from bed room to bedroom—to improvise the main unforeseen of affection tales, a story of suspense the place danger by myself bargains salvation.
Georges Simenon used to be the most well-liked and prolific of the 20th century's nice novelists. Three Bedrooms in Manhattan—closely in accordance with the tale of his personal assembly along with his moment wife—is his such a lot passionate and revealing paintings.