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A Peaceful Summer

    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Good old days in Leipzig. Frank was at the conservatoire at that time; Helmut was a small boy, spoilt, ill-bred, but distinctly talented.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Now that he knew the ultimate purpose of his journey – to play music – he almost fainted and could barely move his legs.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    In the cheerful family scene he stuck out like a guest on a reluctant courtesy visit.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    He was in no position to ask questions.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Rilke cheered splashing not unlike one of those sparrows.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘Unbelievable,’ Rilke thought. ‘An inch of wood separating me from normal life. Spring, freedom. Sunshine. Chats with friends over a beer or two. Girls. Better not to think about it.’
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘Good man… But spineless. By the looks of him he gave up a long time ago. Pity, because his kind doesn’t survive. I’m different. I’ll never give up.’
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    But the greatest inconvenience of all was the uncertainty.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘You mean the autobahns and the swastikas? I got the picture all right. I don’t need to see it again.’
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘Something’s about to happen,’ she sensed. And then there were those calls from Florence which she didn’t like at all. Something was building up.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    It’s no use losing patience with each other.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    In the end people wouldn’t believe he was the same enchanter who had wrought their hearts with a sublime rendition of Chopin half an hour ago.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Regardless of people’s age and status, mocking and teasing was his rule;
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Helmut Krauss was easy to forgive. One was never sure why he was so enigmatic: was it in spite of, or rather because of his spiky manner.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘Really, Mother, the world would be a kinder place if you refrained from commenting about music.’
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    ‘Life is one big disappointment for Irma. It’s time she’d grown used to that.’
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    Social life in the resort town was still hibernating.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    She fished his pipe out of her handbag. ‘Here’s your toy.’ He snatched at it and immediately lost interest in the world around him.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    The girl smiled. She was very thin, and her dress of bleached linen seemed to have more colour than her skin.
    Anna Avdeevaalıntı yaptı7 yıl önce
    The day began to wane, he noted, long shadows were stretching across the road sweeping their cool, loosely knitted shelter over him.
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