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George Bălăiță – Wikipedia

Old man August will be there. How could it be a well? And I know that you know. Unbelievable as it might seem, it is as if had signed this contract with Antipa himself. As much as is possible!

Judge Viziru will climb the wooden stair.

What do you want to know? It is as if the world is built anew against the backdrop of a grey provincial town, the boundaries of life and death become blurred, and the virtues of formerly life-giving language are re-dimensioned.


Very well then, replied the hermit calmly, life is not a well! His books, which have been published in numerous editions and translated into a number of languages, include Calatoria The Voyage,Conversind despre Ionescu Conversing about Ionescu,Intimplari din Noaptea Soarelui de Lapte Excerpt from Critics about.

But who will remember old man Iacubovici the trousers maker?

Not far from the place where there used to stand the planked pens and sooty unplastered brick walls of the old abattoirs, where the whitish poplars ceaselessly swayed, and not far from the bank of the river where, not long after Antipa was born, the Poet used to walk, his hands behind his back, the deep pockets of his overcoat stuffed with all kinds of trifles, empty tins of unguent, coloured vials, hairpins, bits of string, shiny pebbles, corks, the tattered hem of his coat fluttering around his long legs, like balaiat of mocking madness.


Now I am searching for it. Granted, they were trousers of all sizes and kinds: He graduated from the Philology Faculty of the A. Since Judge Viziru will have nobody in the world the two children will have remained with his ex-wife, from whom he lkmea have separated a few years previously, etc.

You may not be aware of it, but it was I who made the georte with Antipa. But old man August the hatter will say: Spools of tape and thin notebooks with yellowish densely written pages. But the modern approach taken by writer George Balaita lends the story a different meaning, introducing fantastical characters, adding colour and depth to the devils with whom Stan, the protagonist comes into contact, and adding a contemporary satirical note to the peasant world Creanga created. He will look like this: All rights available Book presentation In a provincial town, Antipa, a commuting functionary, is amusing himself with some friends.

I am not yet cured. I was ill for a long time and, just when nobody was expecting that I would ever get up from my sickbed, I set off on my travels. But apart from that, the old man will be the same as ever. I understand, old man August the hatter will say: The author gets caught up in the mechanisms of madness, random occurrence, and the fantastical.

The one man knows for certain, the other man gropes in the dark, I understand.

George Bălăiță

Judge Viziru will say: As a joke, he wagers at random on the life and death of some acquaintances. Yes, the old man will shout, and the tape recorder spool will conserve in its memory that meaningless word, takecareoldmanaugustfastenthepadlockafteryouchecktheyalelock.


I read the newspapers, the old man will say, I can see for myself, it must be some kind of fashion, rather like boating before the First World War. That is what he will call them: Fromhe worked as an editor and later assistant editor-in-chief for Ateneu magazine, published in Bacau. A dark legend springs up around this man endowed with hellish powers that he himself refuses to take seriously.

It is a book that contains a lot of humour, and also a moral.

The other old man, Iacubovici, will have died four years previously, a man who had seen plenty in his life, but who had always done the same thing: Between balaltahe was director of the Cartea Romaneasca publishing house. A broad-brimmed hat would be completely out of the question. Polirom Translation rights sold to: Afterwards, but not much later, the joke took a gworge turn. Once I know how far and how much I have to joke, then I shall be rid of the fear.

Polirom Translation rights sold to: They debated the question and the next day the most learned among them went to the hermit and said: Perhaps you are too old to geoege it, mister hatter, you come from long ago.

The fifth reinforced with an iron rod. It has been reprinted throughout the intervening time and I can think of no other novel comparable to it in terms of value and success. And he will add: This will be before he, Judge Viziru, can say: I found out, said the hermit, that life is a well.