This Sweet Sickness

This Sweet Sickness

By Patricia Highsmith

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393323672, 288pp.

Publication Date: October 2002

David Kelsey has an unyielding conviction that life will turn out all right for him. He just has to fix The Situation: he is in love with a married woman. Obsessed with Annabelle and the life he has imagined for them, David prepares to win her over, whatever it takes.

About the Author
Patricia Highsmith (1921 1995) was the author of more than twenty novels, including Strangers on a Train, The Price of Salt, The Blunderer and The Talented Mr. Ripley, as well as numerous short stories.