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Go Ahead, Memory by Vladimir nabokov

Go Ahead, Memory


Go Ahead, Memory by Vladimir nabokov

My thought goes back to the past-and the despairing thoughts fade away gradually -- I fumbled a secret channel far away, but found the prison of the time is spherical and there is no exit. Apart from the suicide, I tried almost everything. I have ever abandoned my identity in order to be able to act as a traditional specter and sneak into a country that existed before I was born. The color spiral in a small glass ball is just how I look at my life......When I look back at those years of exile, I see myself and thousands of other Russians live a strange but not completely unpleasant life and be trapped in the material poverty and luxurious thought, wandering among the vile people, the spooky Germans and the French. We and the exiles happen to live in their somewhat dreamy houses.

About the Author

Considered to be one of the greatest novelists of the twentieth century, Vladimir Nabokov was born in St Petersburg in 1899. After living in Europe and studying at Cambridge University, he moved to the United States in 1940, where he pursued a brilliant literary career. He died in 1977 in Switzerland.

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Publication date

1st April 2009


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