10 points: John Updike’s “The First Kiss”?

Does anybody know the essay, "The First Kiss," by John Updike. If not, here's a link: [external link] … Well, anyway, I know it's not really about a first kiss... that's just a metaphor of the story. Upon reading the essay, what do you think he's trying to say? If you know anything more about this essay, especially if it concerns a description of the essay or his use of metaphor, please give me ideas...PLEASE I appreciate any ideas...Thanks!

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One Response to “10 points: John Updike’s “The First Kiss”?”

  1. mesoprescutal says:

    I gather the essay is about baseball…..I am not sure that this will help but i looked it up and this link to a book came up where they discuss it in a little detail on Page 6.Good Luck with it