the truth will set you free, but it will kill you first
Hi Susan,Why should we read it? What is it about? Heidi
It is the story of a young Pakistani man who moves to the US to go to school and gets a job at a prestigious valuation firm. He experiences a difficult love-affair and then after 9-11, he has to come to terms with his feelings about the US and his home country and make some changes to his life. That is a very lame summary. The story is told from his point of view as he is speaking to an American tourist (we don't really know if he is a tourist or not, actually) in Pakistan. That really makes it interesting.I think it's a good read for us Americans who don't often get to consider 9-11 from another point of view. We sometimes have to look hard to find alternate viewpoints.SO, that's what I think in a poorly-constructed nutshell.Do we know each other in real life?Susan
Thanks. No, we don't know each other but I appreciate the way you think. p.s. hope your meat loaf turned out well.
Well, pleased to meet you. And thank you twice.Susan
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