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Legs

William Kennedy

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Why does Marcus decide to work for Jack Diamond?

Who first picks Marcus up to have dinner with Jack?

Jack's car reminds Marcus of the car driven by whom?

Who supplies the money for the drug deal Jack intends to make in Germany?

Why don't Jack and Eddie want to shoot the mad cat in Van Wie's barn?

What's strange about the sailor to whom Jack speaks on his freight boat trip home from Europe?

The lapel pin that Jack wears, which draws the attention of both the press and his cousin, signifies that he is a member of what organization?

What topic initiated the argument that led to Jack blinding one of The Goose's eyes?

Whose severed body does Jesse Franklin stumble upon?

Which two characters have tuberculosis (TB)?

Where was Kiki when Jack was shot five times in a 64th Street hotel?

What does the man on the street who tells Kiki to stay in show business call her?

What does Alice write on the picture of her and Jack at the Polyclinic?

Who pays for Jack's hospital bill at the Polyclinic?

What new career do Marcus, Alice, and Lew Edwards suggest Jack take up?

What food does Kiki make for Jack?

What does Clem Streeter have in his truck?

Why does Fogarty go to jail?

After Alice and Kiki are both living with him, which woman does Jack ask to dance first?

How many years does Jack spend in jail?

Jack takes Marcus along on a beer run. Who is doing Jack a favor by providing him the opportunity to make this run?

What song do Jack and company sing at The Parody Club?

Which sexual partner do Marcus and Jack have in common?

How does Alice make money after Jack dies and her show loses popularity?

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