"...some big bodybuilder should kick his door in and choke and slap him to show him how he made his ex feel."

Reads better?

There is a very satisfying scene in one of John Irving's later books in which a squash player beats the shit out of a lover who rapes her on a vacation they are on together (at a moment in time when she is vulnerable and doesn't want sex, he "forces himself on her"). She breaks his arm so he is obliged to drive back alone with one hand.

I stop to miau to cats.

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