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What struck me most about their faces was that one couldn't see their eyes, only a
dull glow in a sort of nest of wrinkles. On sitting down, they looked at me, and
wagged their heads awkwardly, their lips sucked in between their toothless gums
But they were not fanning themselves and, as before, they never took their eyes
off me. I wiped the sweat from my face, but I was barely conscious of where or
who I was until I heard the warden of the Home called to the witness box.
He remained quite still at first, his arms resting on his knees, his eyes fixed on his
hands. They were slender but sinewy hands, which made me think of two nimble
little animals. Then he gently rubbed them together. He stayed so long in the ...
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I wasn't sure what to think when I first started reading this. It initially didn't feel worthy of the fuss, but as it enters the second part, it becomes a book that makes you think. Why are some ... Read full review
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Spoiler alert! Not that it matters anyway, but don’t read this review if you don’t already know how it all ends. The Stranger is a perfect book, with a flawed philosophy. Camus is a liar. If he really ... Read full review