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Read online The End of the Affair.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The End of the Affair i A story has no beginning or end arbitrarily one chooses a moment of experience from which to look ahead i .

This is a record of hate far more than of love writes Maurice Bendrix in the opening passages of The End of the Affair and it is a strange hate indeed that compels him to set down the retrospective account of his adulterous affair with Sarah Miles .

Now a year after Sarah s death Bendrix seeks to exorcise the persistence of his passion by retracing its course from obsessive love to love hate At first he believes he hates Sarah and her husband Henry Yet as he delves further into his emotional outlook Bendrix s hatred shifts to the God he feels has broken his life but whose existence at last comes to recognize by Graham Greene, Monica Ali

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The End of the Affair
Title:The End of the Affair
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Number of Pages:160
Category:Classics, Romance, Audiobook, Literature
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Rollo Martins usual line is the writing of cheap paperback Westerns under the name of Buck Dexter But when his old friend Harry Lime invites him to Vienna he jumps at the chance With exactly five pounds in his pocket he arrives only just in time to make it to his friend s funeral The victim of an apparently banal street accident the late Mr Lime it seems had been the focus of a criminal investigation suspected of nothing less than being the worst racketeer who ever made a dirty living in this city Martins is determined to clear his friend s name and begins an investigation of his own, i A story has no beginning or end arbitrarily one chooses a moment of experience from which to look ahead i br br This is a record of hate far more than of love writes Maurice Bendrix in the opening passages of The End of the Affair and it is a strange hate indeed that compels him to set down the retrospective account of his adulterous affair with Sarah Miles br br Now a year after Sarah s death Bendrix seeks to exorcise the persistence of his passion by retracing its course from obsessive love to love hate At first he believes he hates Sarah and her husband Henry Yet as he delves further into his emotional outlook Bendrix s hatred shifts to the God he feels has broken his life but whose existence at last comes to recognize, Mr Wormold a vacuum cleaner salesman in a city of powercuts becomes a spy to earn extra income, i I met Aunt Augusta for the first time at my mother s funeral i br br Described by Graham Greene as the only book I have written just for the fun of it b i Travels with My Aunt i b is the story of Hanry Pulling a retired and complacent bank manager who meets his septuagenarian Aunt Augusta for the first time at what he supposes to be his mother s funeral She soon persuades Henry to abandon his dull suburban existence to travel i her i way winding through Brighton Paris Istanbul and Paraguay Through Aunt Augusta one of Greene s greatest comic creations Henry joins a shiftless twilight society mixes with hippies war criminals and CIA men smokes pot and breaks all currency regulations br br Originally published in b i Travels with My Aunt i b offers intoxicating entertainment yet also confronts some of the most perplexing human dilemmas b This Penguin Deluxe Edition features an introduction by Gloria Emerson br b br