Am I Disturbing You?

Am I Disturbing You?

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This is the story of #65533;douard, St#65533;phane, and the spirited girl they find alone and apparently lost in Paris. When the two men offer the young Quebec girl shelter for the night, their lives are profoundly and irrevocably changed. St#65533;phane falls quickly for Delphine, but #65533;douard, a man without expectations who hides from the world in a life of mediocrity and whose only desire is to live and die quietly, is slower to accept her. He is disturbed by Delphine's abrupt arrival in his life, her strange accent, her excessive passion. Then, just as he opens himself to her exuberance and vulnerability, he is torn violently from her and left to unravel the mysteries of her sudden presence and absence. Anne H#65533;bert's fifth novel in translation (originally published under the title Est-ce que je te d#65533;range?) springs from a place between dream and reality, and offers a disturbing look into the workings of fascination and obsession. Tortured love, broken childhoods, and the forces of nature and death are woven into this extraordinary, poetic tale from one of Canada's most important writers.
Publisher: Toronto : House of Anansi Press, 1999
ISBN: 9780887846403
Branch Call Number: HEB
Characteristics: 92 p


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