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Elfriede Jelinek 'Greed'

-Who wouldn’t like to have at least one little house for themselves alone…..The son of the present country policeman…..In order to consolidate and shield his permanent job the son goes every week without fail to his bank on the main square as if his determination would bring in more than his securities justify….to the bank which gives him credit until he will have lost every security….to be rich depends on a precise knowledge of what one has and what one could still get. 908 weitere Wörter

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Hertha Muller 'The Appointment'

-It was just after I had separated from my first husband; white linen suits were being packed up for Italy. After we went on a ten-day business trip together, Nelu expected to keep on sleeping with me. 1.041 weitere Wörter

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