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Who, after all, at some point in life, hasn’t asked why do we have to die? He speaks directly to you as a reader and he talks at his characters in a very fatherly, loving fashion that lets you see how proud he is of his own creations.

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I Love reading Saramago. After reading the book, I see why he was awarded a Nobel Literature Prize in Death is a woman, a beautiful woman, who takes interest upon a lone mortal who evades her scythe. He knows how politicians and academics and policemen and peasants talk and what they mean when they talk, which saramqgo often the opposite of what they say.

Lo stratagemma narrativo offre a Saramago l’occasione di dileggiare non solo le istituzioni statali ed ecclesiastiche, ma gli atteggiamenti, le reazioni tipiche dell’uomo che tende a sfruttare a proprio vantaggi “Io non sono intermitenfias Morte, sono semplicemente morte”- SCIOPERO!!!! This book is filled with wisdom about death, life, our tendencies as mortal creatures. View all 11 comments.

She decides to play intermiitencias more with people, and she wants to have more fun. To some degree maybe the parts, the consonantiaas Aquinas would have put it, are better than the integritasor the whole. Answer me this question now: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Learn more about Amazon Prime.


Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. There are no characters, or barely, it is all situations. However, I must say, death yes, without capital d is a fantastic character. We almost expect to see a grin on her face and the illustrator has kindly left her features blank so that we can fill in that smirk for ourselves.

Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. I …more Somewhere around the middle it was boring, but then, when death becomes the main character, it became one of my favourite books. Overall I still liked it, but it could have been better. Saramago’s death character sarajago fascinating and different than any traditional image of death speaking of tradition death, there is a funny bit where the government takes all the saramaago images of death and uses technology to see what these skull images would look like with a human face and muertee actually manages to make death a likeable, empathizable character.

No, his style does not change.

Las intermitencias de la muerte by José Saramago

The book ends, as it began, by stating that no one died the next day. The industry develops so quickly that the government itself becomes beholden to the maphioso, even bringing it to the brink saarmago war with its neighbors.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Medias this blog was made to help people to easily download or read PDF files. Love towards the life humans live, and… is she falling in love with someone? By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Saramago allows himself to follow a line of thought to its logical conclusion, even if that conclusion is absurd to the point of ridiculousness. This joy is short-lived — it soon becomes apparent that the end of death presents unique demographic and financial challenges.

There is no traditional plot for the first two thirds of the novel as Saramago displays his story with a broad shot that encompasses all facets of his deathless phenomenon.


There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. My wife is fluent in Portuguese so she’s going to read Blindness in its native language while I read an English I’ve heard good things about Saramago.

Las intermitencias de la muerte

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

In the process, however, she starts to feel love. It’s death, a stranger to failure, who sets out to investigate and to set the matters right, unprepared for what is waiting for her. View all 8 comments. The common citizens, however, generally enjoy their newfound immortality.


One gets the sense of a writer simply exploring a premise with great freedom and a lack of embarrassment. It mmuerte all so smoothly done that we can only stand back and admire the perfect blend of what is said with the way it is said. From that moment on, the destiny of human kind will be to live eternally.

For example, religion is one of them. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Dream come true, right? It’s deaththe female noun in so many languages, whose whim led to such perturbances in the function of the state kuerte religion and philosophy. Ma quali sono le conseguenze della scomparsa della morte?