“A Friend to Alexander,” James Thurber, 1942

“A Friend to Alexander,” James Thurber, 1942 — Every night, a man is harassed by Aaron Burr in his dreams.  Burr challenges him to a duel, with a chilling conclusion.

Comments: Read in Perchance to Dream.  Elements of humor and horror.

Author:  Wikipedia: “James Grover Thurber (December 8, 1894 – November 2, 1961) was an American author, cartoonist and celebrated wit.”

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