The Swimmer

Introduction

"The Swimmer", a short story by American author John Cheever, was originally published in The New Yorker on July 18, 1964,[1] and then in the 1964 short story collection, The Brigadier and the Golf Widow. It was later collected in The Stories of John Cheever.

In 1968, "The Swimmer" was adapted into a film with the same name, starring Burt Lancaster.


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