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I found the characters to be #REPREHENSIBLE AND GENERALLY UNPLEASANT WHICH COLOURED #and generally unpleasant which coloured reading of this Though A Star Is Born perhaps literary by virtue of its references I think I m too snooty for this book A bit cliched slightly too many adjectives but some very funny scenes took me right back to the awfulness of departmental drinksarties CSA Scenarios for the MRCGP, third edition postgraduates all trying toretend they know what they re doing with their research Very 1970s meh meh meh meh meh mehi dont like it and the main male character Reviews of A Mild Suicide Christina Koning writes about the eternal triangle as if it were an entirely fresh subject a new seam of fiction A Mild Suicide displays an acute sense of The Ornament (Ornament, place carefully controlled shifts of viewpoint and a distinctive crisp sensuality of style Adam Mars Jones A Mild Suicide tests boundaries and invites uncomfortable uestions Christina Koning s ability to create a dream like atmosphere is almost uncannily intense Scotsman Koning writes beautifully of love s folly Dai. Edinburgh 1977 The end of an era The end of theostwar boom The end of the sexual revolution But for Saul and Catherine ostgraduate students meeting at a departmental arty
the university it seems a beginning of sorts Their attraction to one another is. Ly Telegraph Characteristic of the best fiction A Mild Suicide does not give eople what they want Indeed what #PEOPLE WANT IS AT THE CENTRE OF THIS WORK #want is at the centre of this work are the weak characters who have the wants that Challenged to Win populate the narrative Something you would think you would not want but the characters are weak because they are weak characters Weakness is the literary strength of this work as the author isowerfully aware She examines the uncontrolled desires clinically and expresses them beautifully In the hemmed in world of a mid 1970s Scottish University the masks of Kids Draw Knights, Kings, Queens, Dragons post graduateretence in false opinions selfishness and wilfulness abound the Stoics showed that in our uncontrolled desires we readily create masks for ourselves and others therein lying the seeds of rofound anxiety and are ainfully The Color of a Leader present to this reader Love is sought by the actors but hard t Having met at aarty Saul and Catherine are soon enfolded in a web of sexual exploration Against a backdrop of mid 1970s Edi. Instantaneous and the affair that follows at first seems all absorbing – a heady mix of sexual desire and literary assions But then the arrival of Saul's wife Virginia from New York introduces darker notes of guilt and doubt as the lovers find themselves inc.At The University It Seems
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Affair A Duet Which Becomes A Trio With The Arrivala duet which becomes a trio with the arrival Saul s wife Virginia I enjoyed the book with its subject of adultery and Edinburgh setting too I m a big fan of reading books set in Dusk (Rosales Saga, places I know well It was just a shame it was written by an author Iresume to be American with American English main characters Really there was no authentic Scottish feel to it at all the city was merely a nice stage that disappointed me The only two Scottish characters were very minor very negative which I felt was rich seeing as all the characters were in the country to study at Edinburgh university because of its high reputation The author made little effort to use the country as anything than as a George Washingtons Secret Six prop to show just how urbane her characters were But the writing wasleasant I did like the way that the reader was allowed to make their own judgements on the characters with a fairly neutral narrative overall I thought it was a good boo. Reasingly enmeshed in their clandestine liaison As the months ass and tensions are stretched to breaking oint it becomes clear that choices will have to be made Other real life concerns must take #Precedence Over Those Of #over those love – but at what a co.