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During the day her sickness never advanced, but each morning she woke up livid, in and out of consciousness.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Finally one day she managed to make it to the garden supported against the arm of her husband. Did you translate this? That was the last day that Alicia was able to raise herself up.
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And without vomiting…I have ve idea…If she wakes up tomorrow in the same condition as today, call me immediately.
In her last doctor visit Alicia laid in a stupor while they took her pulse, passing her limp wrist between themselves. In five days and five nights, Alicia was emptied. Dec 16, Natasha P. This book is not yet almkhadon on Listopia. Then her cries ceased, and she stood awhile with her head hidden against his neck, unmoving, wordless. After a moment she opened her mouth to scream, and her nostrils and lips pearled in sweat.
The following day Alicia continued to get worse.
El almohadón de plumas / The Feather Pillow – Translated Works of Horacio Quiroga
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Before long Alicia began to have, at first, confusing and floating visions that later seemed to bring her back down to the ground. Anurag Neotia rated it liked it Jun 12, Alicia was fading away almogadon a sub delirious state from the anemia, worse in the afternoon but that always let up in the early hours.
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All day long the lights were kept on in the profoundly silent room. Jordan lived in the living room, its lights also lit. Notify me cuengo new comments via email.
At last, Alicia died. He, for his part, loved her profoundly without letting it be seen.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Anemia was diagnosed, completely unexplainable. The following morning she awoke faint and without spirit. Jordan lifted it up; it was extraordinarily heavy. I read it after doing my own work. Books by Horacio Quiroga. My Uruguayan friend is introducing me to the literature of South America. The carpet drowned out his steps.
Jordan ran into the room. Lists with This Book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Allyson rated it liked it Sep 27, There in front of them was a finished life, bleeding out day by day, hour by hour, without even knowing why.
In this strange love nest Alicia spent the whole autumn.
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Want to Read saving…. It was not strange then that she grew thin. She could barely move her head. Yes, all translations are mine. No trivia or quizzes cuentto.
The parasites that live on birds, usually very small, manage to grow to an enormous size under certain conditions. She looked at the carpet, returned her gaze to him and after a long pause of frightened confrontation, she grew calm.