The Swimmer

by: John Cheever

Plot Overview Quick Quiz

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What are the Merrills and the Westerhazys complaining about at the beginning of the story?

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Where does Neddy wait out the storm?

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What does Neddy find strange about the Welchers’ pool?

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Where is Neddy when people yell and throw things at him?

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Neddy and Lucinda always refuse the Biswangers’ invitations to dinner, because the Biswangers are ___.