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Ad una prima parte, dunque, prettamente sarcastica e che tende a distruggere, ne segue una seconda maggiormente grottesca che porta a termine una trasformazione.

What else can we want now, once the threat of unavoidable demise has been removed seemingly forever, once the unstoppable Grim Reaper seems to have retired? Perhaps it will leave an aftertaste? It makes us feel like going over and putting a hand on her hard shoulder and whispering a few words of sympathy in her ear, or, rather, in the place where her ear once nitermitencias, underneath the parietal.

When taken away, as in this book, it poses doubts about life, questions humanity, josf love, destabilizes our economy, and mocks our fear of an integral aspect of our nature.

As a note of caution, Saramago has a unique liro that tends to turn people away and this slightly bothers me. Ensayo sobre la ceguera [Essay on Blindness] By: What makes this work is that he does not expect you to suspend disbelief. I hope it improves one way or the other. The dream of immortality has fascinated humanity forever. A proofreader’s deliberate slip opens the door to romance-and confounds the facts of Portugal’s past There are snippets, conversations, which surprised me with sly intelligence and wry wit.


I haven’t quite made it across the middle of the book – to where Death becomes central.


Ingermitencias industry develops so quickly that the muerye itself becomes beholden to the maphioso, even bringing it to the brink of war with its neighbors. What is there to fear then? The dream of immortality has always fascinated humanity. Many of his sentences are written in a style almost akin to stream of ligro. Saramago begins Death at Intervals with very broad strokes. View all 9 comments. Do you want to live forever? Listening to this book I hope is going to give the nugget of genius story-telling that I love Saramago for.

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Las intermitencias de la muerte

He has a very good way of telling a story, often justifying his reasons for why he chose to tell it the way he does in a funny, unique manner. What if it were true? Two years before he died, he wrote in The Notebook ee, The truth is, I feel myself alive, very much alive, whenever for one reason or other I have to talk about death.

But death has more plans. Also, Saramago has a very distinct voice that I can’t get enough of.

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Las intermitencias de la muerte by José Saramago

A wry, fictional account of the life of Christ by Nobel laureate Jose Saramago The incapacitated are brought over the borders of the country, where they instantly die, as death has not ceased working elsewhere.

Intermitencia book is filled with wisdom about death, life, our tendencies as mortal creatures. And because he decided to play around with this story, leaving us – or at least me – unable to resist its pull. For example, religion is sramago of them. Trivia About Death with Interr Because the guy who wrote this book has received a Nobel Prize in literature for a reason.


Saramago takes something most people would view as a great joy – to live forever – and puts it on an ugly display as a terrifying curse. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. She announces, through a missive sent to the media, that her experiment has ended, and people will begin dying again. A book about a place where suddenly nobody dies anymore [s].

No one writes quite like Saramago.

In the second section of the novel, Saramago zooms in and shows this event on a small scale; his major focus is on death herself and how she relates to the world. A light switch features in the centre of the illustration as if she might jokingly dim the lights while she fulfills her task.

As in many of his other works, Saramago largely eschews traditional forms of grammar and punctuation. And he is always amazing us: The book can be separated into two parts, the first part is a study of conceptual death or more accurately the loss thereof, and how it would affect the lives of the mortal beings suddenly deemed immortal. View all 11 comments.