A man hires a woman to spend several weeks with him by the sea. The woman is no one in particular, a "she," a warm, moist body with a beating heartthe enigma of Other. Skilled in the mechanics of sex, he desires through her to penetrate a different mystery: he wants to learn to love. It isn't a matter of will, she tells him. Still, he wants to try . . .
This beautifully wrought erotic novel is an extended haiku on the meaning of love, "perhaps a sudden lapse in the logic of the universe," and its absence, "the malady of death."
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|Size: ||300 KB|
|Publisher: ||Grove Press|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9780802190581 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|
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