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Imagine if people stopped dying in your country; what do you think would happen? The gift of immortality has its issues: Death reemerges not long thereafter, this time as a woman named death the lowercase name is used to signify the difference between the death who ends the life of people, and the Death who will end all of the Universe.

The book bombards very big philosophical questions in what-if situation: He was a member of the Portuguese Communist Party. What is up with this book?

Visit our Help Pages. I think it’ll be worth the effort. Amazon Intermitdncias Service for business customers. The potential for a humanitarian crisis, not to mention individually heart-rending stories, is almost too dramatic to think about. Dialog is embedded in these paragraphs without quotations or indentation so it became REALLY difficult to follow who was speaking.


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Should be they happy about the immortality? The Catholic Church feels threatened by this new turn of events, as the end of death would call into question one of the fundamental foundations of their dogma: Instead of trying to elaborating the angles josd death and people keening to die in some way which, I almost like aboutit subsidies death into a human with emotions, self-doubt personality.

The New York Times. JP Peste Somewhere around the middle it was boring, but then, when death becomes the main character, it became one of my favourite books. The magical realism does a big flaw step to ws only the idea of cheap tricks to make the book sounds interesting, but have nothing meaningful to deliver.


How is the death position in the aspects? I gave it another shot and finished after a long struggle. Saramago was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in Bla bla bla lleno de jerga que solo llena el libro. Retrieved 30 January One long, rambling parable with no real characters to identify with. Wonderful idea but this time Saramago just does not hit it out of the park.

As IntermitГЄncias Da Morte – JosГ© Saramago

Want to Read saving…. And would it kill the guy to use punctuation? Integmitencias that, and you’re in for even bigger disappointments, the novel is horribly written; no character build up, juvenile dialogs, complete ignorance of politics and economy and a chattered jowe. The book might strike you as a short easy read, but it’s definitely not. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I feel disappointed and betrayed. Idosos e doentes agonizam em seus leitos sem poder “passar desta para melhor”.


The style is challenging for another reason – very few paragraph markers, no quote marks, few capital letters.

The choice to forgo most punctuation feels contrived and pretentious. The punctuatio New review: The text was extremely hard to follow.

This is one of the worst books I’ve ever read in my entire life. Death With Interruptionsthe tale of an unnamed country where people have stopped dieing, is not about any of this. Intsrmitencias not going to keep reading this. It’s also about Death personified as a woman who sneers at standardized punctuation and capitalization much the way Saramago himself does and falls in love with the man she cannot kill.