Fish out of water

Dubow, Charles
July 1996
Town & Country;Jul96, Vol. 150 Issue 5194, p48
Focuses on human eccentricities. Definition of eccentricity; Seductive appeal of eccentricities or idiosyncrasies; Inability of people to properly respond to eccentricities; Dilemma that lies in discerning what is acceptable within polite society; Famous eccentrics; Types of behavior and activities that are not considered eccentric; Use of eccentricity to mask all sorts of sins.


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