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By Anonym 17 Sep

Albert Camus

Mother used to say that however miserable one is, there’s always something to be thankful for. And each morning, when the sky brightened and light began to flood my cell, I agreed with her. Because I might just as well have heard footsteps, and felt my heart shattered into bits.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Albert Camus

I answered that, of recent years, I’d rather lost the habit of noting my feelings, and hardly knew what to answer. I could truthfully say I’d been quite fond of Mother— but really that didn’t mean much. All normal people, I added as on afterthought, had more or less desired the death of those they loved, at some time or another.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Albert Camus

I noticed that he laid stress on my “intelligence.” It puzzled me rather why what would count as a good point in an ordinary person should be used against an accused man as an overwhelming proof of his guilt.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Albert Camus

I replied that you could never change your life, that in any case one life was as good as another and that I wasn't at all dissatisfied with mine here.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Joaquin Lowe

The glass is riddled with bullets on either side of The Stranger, but the glass before him is unbroken, as though the bullets didn't dare approach. That's when I work out what he is: a bullet catcher.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Albert Camus

Mother died today. Or maybe yesterday, I don't know.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Albert Camus

And I fired four more times at a lifeless body and the bullets sank in without leaving a mark. And it was like giving four sharp knocks at the door of unhappiness.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Albert Camus

As if that blind rage had washed me clean, rid me of hope; for the first time, in that night alive with signs and stars, I opened myself to the gentle indifference of the world.