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[…] There’s something strange and frightening, like God, which won’t let me die.”
“That’s because you have your work.”
“My work doesn’t mean a thing.
The muffled screams echoed from crumbling stone walls. This may have been place of Christian worship once, but those days were long gone. The roof had held fast against the encroachment of nature which had all but reclaimed this land in the countless years since it was last occupied by the likes of men. 4,116 more words
José Saramago, The Tale of the Unknown Island. Illustrated by Peter Sis. Translated from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa
Published 1999 by Harcourt Brace & Company, 52p… 724 more words
George Orwell, Animal Farm. A Fairy Story. Pictures by Ralph Steadman
Published in 1995 by Secker & Warburg, London (first published in Great Britain in 1945), 180p/ In romana: Ferma animalelor, Editura Polirom… 1,015 more words
*An old review I forgot to post.
Encontré a Pessoa por El libro del Desasosiego. Como todavía no llegó, quise empezar a conocer a este autor (sobre el cual he leído varias opiniones y me interesó mucho) y di con Un Banquero Anarquista, que trata sobre una conversación entre dos amigos; uno de ellos, como puede deducirse, es un banquero que se denomina anarquista. 662 more words