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Since they invited their old friends for dinner, Ines has been obsessed with planning the perfect evening. Her husband, however, seems eager to avoid the whole thing. Characteristic to Margarita Leoz’s best stories, “An Enchanting Evening” consists of the most mysterious material of all: everyday life.
When Hans Christian Andersen first published this highly original story in 1835, the critical reaction to the story was so harsh that he waited an entire year before publishing “The Little Mermaid” and “The Emperor’s New Clothes”. Here is an opportunity to reread the classic fairy tale and discover once again how wonderful it is. Luckily for us some fairy tales will never die.
“Surely mortal man is a broomstick! Nature sent him into the world strong and lusty, in a thriving condition, wearing his own hair on his head… till the axe of intemperance has lopped off his green boughs, and left him a withered trunk.”
How do you explain Kierkegaard’s philosophical ideas to a 5-year-old? It can be very simple if you don’t let Søren Kierkegaard confound you. A curious and thought-provoking children’s story about the great philosopher, Søren Kierkegaard.
A man is eating dinner with a woman when suddenly, the restaurant bursts into flames; everyone take off without paying, but their escape troubles him. The failed attempt to find the owner and pay the bill and his lover’s indifference, gradually makes him more and more obsessed.
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