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سقوط آزاد William Golding

سقوط آزاد

William Golding

Published 2013
ISBN : 9789641911913
297 pages
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 About the Book 

This is my favourite book. It isnt for the story - though that is very interesting - it isnt for the cleverness of the twist - though it is clever - its because it represents a brief period of clarity when one of the great writers of our time really got to grips with the business of what being human is all about. Golding exercises a subtle genius here and just lays out truths for you. There arent necessarily answers to accompany those truths, but he says what you know, in ways that you couldnt say it - and somehow its comforting to know he has seen and felt what you have.This is a book written by a literary giant, and what you find here rather depends on what you bring and at what point in your life you arrive.Here are snippets from a passage that reached me - if they leave you cold then maybe come back later:My darkness reaches out and fumbles at a typewriter with its tongs. Your darkness reaches out with your tongs and grasps a book. There are twenty modes of change, filter and translation between us.[...]Deep calls out to deep. Our communion (communication) must of needs be imperfect for we are fallen creatures, yet we must of needs make the effort.[...]I tick. I exist. I am poised eighteen inches over the black rivets you are reading, I am in your place. I am shut in a bone box and trying to fasten myself onto white paper. The rivets join us together and yet, for all the passion, we share nothing but our sense of division.Not a book for everyone, but perhaps a book for you....