Valentine for a Waitress is the story of one man's love for a waitress. The aging narrator is attracted to Rosalie's profound nature and uncomplicated charm. Their courtship takes them from the local dance hall to the heat and romance of Sicily. A refusal to abide by the conventions of society drives this romantic tale, providing us with a surprising and provocative tale.
An outstanding post modernist poet and former newsman who was both a foreign and Vatican correspondent, Rufus Goodwin was educated at Yale and Georgetown Universities and is also a linguist. His ...more about this author.