Edition language: Deutsch
, European Literature
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Angst. Too much of it. Apparently angst bores me, whether it be Catholic angst, angst about being incapable of love, angst about being a failure or anything else this motley crew of idiots, incompetents, buffoons, alcoholics and pompous arses find to angst about. Which is a shame, because when the ...
bookshelves: summer-2015, argentina, published-1973, lit-richer, tbr-busting-2015, south-americas, kidnap, mystery-thriller, roman-catholic, memento-mori, paranoia, paraquay, betrayal Read on June 27, 2015 Description: In a provincial Argentinean town, Charley Fortnum, a British consul with dub...
"The God I believe in must be responsible for all the evil as well as for all the saints. He has to be a God made in our image with a night-side as well as a day-side." The Honorary Consul is somewhat heavier fare than Graham Greene's "entertainments". The justification of man's actions based on f...