Man of Many Bodies by Robert Silverberg

"Man of Many Bodies"

by Robert Silverberg

writing as Ralph Burke*

Form: Short story

Year: 1956

ID: 716

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What a wonderful world it would be if we could point to a fine new set of flesh and bones and say: I'll take that one. Can you deliver it tomorrow?

This is an amusing little story set in the 1950s about a man of small stature who meets a supernatural being of even smaller stature, but with the power to help small people feel bigger. By kind permission of Mr. Silverberg, this story can be read online right here.

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