By Agneta Pleijel
A prophecy is acquired by way of a cherished aunt, a prophecy that her younger niece eagerly waits to work out fulfilled.
the tale occurs within the Fifties within the suburbs of Stockholm, within the college city of Lund, and within the usa. Neta’s adolescence is in disarray. She reads—words supply shape to the vagueness of existence—and is busy brooding about the feminine intercourse, relatives, and the stupendous range of individuals on this planet. Her father, a mathematician, and her mom, a musician, are in consistent clash, but
she loves them either. progressively Neta realizes that she’s grown up in a lie and that she needs to step rigorously during the struggle region of her mom and dad’ marriage.
this can be an insightful story in regards to the look for fact, morality, and a spot of your individual within the world.
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