the same moral rigidity

“By virtue of marrying a man she does not love for money,” interrupted Sara Noriega. “That’s the lowest kind of whore.” His mother had told Florentino Ariza the same thing, with less crudeness but with the same moral rigidity, when she tried to console him for his misfortunes.” 9 more words

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Agora, não escrevemos mais cartas. Faz tempo. Até e-mail tem se tornado algo obsoleto. Ligação então, nem se fala. […] Exibimos fotos sorridentes enquanto estamos sentados de pijama velho no quarto bagunçado, porque é mais fácil que sair de casa e abrir-se para a vida. 151 more words

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Best Photos of 2014 from Latin America

A selection of our best images of 2014 from Latin America and the Caribbean starts with the case of 43 missing — and apparently slain — students in Mexico that ignited indignation across the country and around the world. 1,861 more words

News

Teatro Britanico


Ins Teatro Britanico, dies letzte Woche, zu einer der letzten Aufführungen von Gabriel Garcia Marquez’ La increible y triste historia de la candida Erendira y su abuela desalmada. 116 more words

Claire Kissinger's Best Reads of 2014

My name is Claire Kissinger, and I’ve lived in Evanston for the past three years.  I am a senior at Northwestern majoring in Art History and minoring in Gender & Sexuality Studies, and I work at the… 425 more words

Poetry

the lowest kind of whore

“By virtue of marrying a man she does not love for money,” interrupted Sara Noriega. “That’s the lowest kind of whore.” His mother had told Florentino Ariza the same thing, with less crudeness but with the same moral rigidity, when she tried to console him for his misfortunes.” 9 more words

Literature

To hell with a fan

“At first she had a ritual phrase that affirmed her freedom of thought: “To hell with a fan when the wind is blowing.”

— Gabriel Garcia Marquez,  6 more words

Literature