BERNHARD SCHLINK FLIGHTS OF LOVE PDF

Start your review of Flights of Love: Stories Write a review Shelves: short-stories , germany "Flights of Love" is a collection of seven short stories that center on love. These are not sweet, sentimental stories since the protagonists are German men, mostly lawyers or law students, that view their emotions with cool, analytic minds. The stories are about communication problems, love that has lost passion, regrets, and midlife crisis mentalities. A few stories deal with the way that people regard younger Germans who were not alive during World War II because the Holocaust had such "Flights of Love" is a collection of seven short stories that center on love. A few stories deal with the way that people regard younger Germans who were not alive during World War II because the Holocaust had such devastating effects, including a story about the love of a young man for a painting with a questionable provenance.

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Reading Guide Book Summary A collection of stories that weave themselves around the idea of lovelove to seek and love to flee; love as desire, as guilt, as confusion or self-betrayal; love as habit, as affair, and as life-changing rebellion.

From the internationally best-selling author of The Reader, here is a collection of stories that weave themselves around the idea of lovelove to seek and love to flee; love as desire, as guilt, as confusion or self-betrayal; love as habit, as affair, and as life-changing rebellion. Here his subject is not history but the heart itself, and with the forensic delicacy of a master he lays bare the essence of our feelings.

Translated by John E. Girl With Lizard 1 It was a painting of a girl with a lizard. They were looking at each other and not looking at each other, the girl gazing dreamily toward the lizard, the lizard directing its vacant, glistening eyes toward the girl. The lizard lifted its head and probed with its tongue.

When his parents argued and his father got up to retreat to his study where the painting was hung, she would call after him, "Go pay your Jewish girl a visit! Does the boy have to sleep under the painting of that Jewish girl? Please be aware that this discussion guide may contain spoilers! Here his subject is not history but the heart itself, and in Flights of Love we find an

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Flights of Love: Stories

Add to Cart About Flights of Love Bernhard Schlink brings to these seven superbly crafted stories the same sleek concision and moral acuity that made The Reader an international bestseller. His characters—men with importunate appetites and unfortunate habits of deception—are uneasily suspended between the desire for love and the impulse toward flight. The friendship between a West Berliner and an idealistic young couple from the East founders amid the prosperity and revelations that follow the collapse of communism. An acrobatic philanderer one wife and two mistresses, all apparently quite happy begins to crack under the weight of his abundance.

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