|Genre:||Science fiction short story|
|Preceded by:||Jerry Was a Man|
|Followed by:||Space Cadet|
“Water is for Washing” is a science fiction short story by Robert A. Heinlein, first published in “Argosy” November 1947.
Traveling businessman who had picked up two chance‐encountered children and a vagrant while driving frantically to higher ground, and the dramatic arc centers on the efforts of the men to survive and save the youngsters from drowning.