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L'Etranger: bof

Finally read the English version of The Stranger, a few weeks after finishing the French version. It took like two hours. I was happy to confirm that I had in fact understood the story, and that my impression from the French reading – that the main character seemed not so much existentially detached as developmentally disordered – stood firm. 47 more words

French

L'Étranger - Single

French Touch superstar, L’Étranger, is back with a fresh new single coincidentally titled, Single. With chilled vocals and an amazing soundset, this track definitely gets you ready for the rest of summer! 25 more words

Nu Disco

The "Sunday Times 100 Books to Love" list

Another British list, compiled by the Sunday Times and faithfully recorded on Good Reads at the end of 2013. Curiosity killed the proverbial cat, though – by whom was it compiled?? 818 more words

Book Lists

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Albert Camus’ The Outsider was the first novel I fully dissected as a young adult. I ate it up and spat it out in the form of an extended essay in my penultimate year of high school. 433 more words

Cooking

three-fer

This morning I read a couple of chapters of L’étranger on the subway. I’m about halfway through and I am a fan of how easy it is to read in French but not really a fan of the book per se. 253 more words

French

L'Étranger - Falling For You

Although this was released 3 years ago, L’Étranger’s “masterclass” of a track still holds up today. Upon first listening, you’ll fall in love with the first 30 seconds or so and every 30 seconds after that it steps up a notch. 47 more words

Electronic

“Rien, rien n'avait d'importance."

She only kept her bed for the last two days, and continued to converse quietly with everyone to the last. Finally when she could no longer talk and was already in her death agony, she broke wind loudly.

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