Hope Chest

[Conventional short story about a lonely old man who gives himself a hernia by sneezing]

[Interview with Emma Watson, the 19-year-old actress who plays Hermione in the Harry Potter films. Interview covers her personal life, her reading habits, some stuff about “romance.” Conducted by FAQ magazine.]

[Short essay by anonymous U.S. doctor about all the times he’s ever been attracted to a patient. One anecdote involves being attracted to a patient’s worried girlfriend.]

[Drawing of a giraffe by an autistic Australian teenager]

[Reproduction of a completed game of tic-tac-toe in which “X” wins]

[Scanned reproduction of the title page of a book of chess strategy for beginners]

[Photograph taken by a young person of Central Park]

[Bucket of chum]