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By Mark Leyner

A neighborhood theater's construction of detailed Yearnings triggers a string of underground nuclear explosions from St. Louis to Worcester, Massachusetts. a guy frantically swats on the blaze that his female friend has ignited in his trousers, whereas her kinfolk attempts to determine even if his agonized signal language skill "Under the Volcano" or "No Time for Sergeants." Charo, Marianne Faithfull, and Napoleon's sister change glittering witticisms and pornographic come-ons with languid aesthetes and unhinged suburbanites.

Such eventualities are only par for the direction during this gloriously disorienting quantity by way of Mark Leyner, writer of My Cousin, My Gastroenterologist and Et Tu, Babe, and a author who performs the English language the best way Jimi Hendrix performed the guitar: at blinding pace, risky quantity, and with an ideal mix of lyricism and sheer threat.

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I Smell Esther Williams

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A Amazônia não dá descanso. Trabalhar... " A cozinheira catou as espinhas do peixe e serviu duas postas para Jano; de vez em quando vinha ver se ele queria alguma coisa. No fim do almoço, perguntou pela patroa: fazia muito tempo que dona Alicia não vinha à Vila. "Acho que não vem mais... nunca mais", lamentou; Jano, olhando para a cadeira vazia do filho. " No armazém, a juta ia passar pela prensa mecânica para depois ser enfardada e transportada para o batelão Santa Maria, atracado no paraná do Ramos.

Amanhã quero conversar contigo, Lavo. " Os dois ainda ficaram uns minutos na entrada da Vila da Ópera; depois caminharam em direções opostas. ". " "Essa indecente não veio encomendar vestido... " Não se dirigia a mim: falava sozinha, ou com a máquina de costura. 100 No bar do Cabaré, na Frei José dos Inocentes, tio Ran comeu os olhos de um peixe frito, chupou a cabeça e a mastigou com gana. Esfregou as mãos gordurosas na toalha, acendeu um cigarro. ", perguntei. "Alduíno Arana", disse ele, soprando fumaça no prato para espantar as moscas.

Repeli tiu: "Na catedral... Vai lá na taberna do Saúva e pergunta aos teus amigos... pergunta ao arcebispo de Manaus". "Por que? O pai dele é aquele ricaço português, não épor isso? Um viúvo milionário que tem só um filho, e esse sujeito se apaixonou por ti. e tu pensas que isso vai ser tua salvação... " 1 ate hoje não sei decifrar sua expressão, porque ela não ria mais, e era% difícil perceber algum sentimento no rosto trancado: nem ternura nem arrependimento, talvez uma ponta de dor ou desespero, não sei...

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