Your death gave it this coherence. How could someone illustrate so well without having intimacy with the process? They brought buried memories back to your consciousness, which disappeared the moment you recognized them and reappeared at the next turn before disappearing anew. Is it because I could feel the deeper philosophical views of this book? Suicide - India. Welcome back. Security Check. The second person point of view really weighted in since I rarely get along with it, but in this book it really worked in my favor.
The narrator describes much of the dead man's life, though it is unclear how he has such detailed knowledge of some of the episodes he recounts. But this book was disappointing on every level but that one. It is a re-creation, an attempt to cope with the loss by juxtaposing atttitudes, reflections and details, placed one behind the other revived through memory. You were the author of this text twice over. Danette Suicide. The book opens up with a scene that would not be the best for anyone who is sensitive to suicide, no matter what the age. They are lines that just sort of limpidly unfurl. It's a good work of fiction and reading it I don't think of it as a man in despair, nor about to commit suicide. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Suicide - US.
Join or Log Into Facebook. To remove oneself from this world is a very strange journey, and Édouard Levé's "Suicide" goes into detail in a character's thoughts and actions before committing suicide. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Would the words be less meaningful? So we resign ourselves to finding a meaning for them. When I read it, the room filled with the odor of an ashtray overflowing with stubbed out Gauloises. Levé himself left no note. Certainly, it allows Levé to apologize and explain very publicly that, for example: This selfishness of your suicide displeased you.
Levee Suicide. I am numb. This work is scholastically and artistically unremarkable, but provides a revealing gaze at the existential tristesse that has driven many to the grave by their own hand. I still do not understand why, how, or what this particular suicide was all about. Details if other :. Sufficiently good. The prose is simple, straightforward. When I first heard about Suicide , I felt compelled to pick it up immediately and found something eerie in the cover.