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Le vergini suicide

There very religious, not aloud to where clothes that show to much skin, not aloud to date, not aloud to go to parities or dances, and barley they are barley aloud to leave the house. It would NOT end. View all 10 comments. A group of oppressed sisters kill themselves after suixide with the neighborhood boys.

Thanks for making me feel stupid and ineloquent! Thanks for telling us about the problem.

A bullet for genetic predisposition. People become more and more unstable. View all 52 comments. The boys who narrate give a very interesting insight. It begins xuicide the suicide of the youngest girl; the precursor to the preoccupation the boys have with the Lisbon sisters. Such a moody novel with sparse dialogue, but what is verginu, is so right on and often funny Maybe for other people it is that, but for me it wasn’t.


In the real world, not everything in life can be explained. They had lived on the same street and obsessed over this family, more specially the daughters. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

The writing is so lovely that it induces a dreamlike state in the reader. Because what the heck? Couldnt get my head round the characters. Twenty years on, their enigmatic personalities are embalmed suicie the memories of the boys who worshipped them and who now recall their shared adolescence: The Lisbon sisters committed suicide with the blood left on the hands of the boys and the whole town.

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Le vergini suicide : Jeffrey Eugenides :

Theresa, Mary, Bonnie, Lux, and Cecilia Lisbon are five Catholic sisters growing up in an upper-middle-class neighborhood in Michigan during the s. Since the story is about 5 teenage sisters and the narrators were interested on them, readers presumed that they were narrating from the viewpoint of schoolboys with raging hormones and think of sex almost every hour of the day.

The book is light on dialogue and rich with description; delicious detail, detail, detail. Eugenides creates an ethereal, persistent, intriguing mood. He blends just enough dark humor in to keep it tasteful and incorporates The Virgin Suicides is suidide of those books that you wish you could erase from your memory after finishing just so you can experience it all over again. A piece of needle-point saying “Bless This Home” was framed over the arch, and to the right, on a shelf above the radiator, five pairs of bronzed baby shoes preserved for all time the unstimulating stage of the Lisbon girls’ infancy.


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These guys are outsiders but manage to tell a raw story about these girls. Pero han parecido meses. One’s even described as “horsey”. It’s such a powerful book full of grief and sorrow.

If you read this novel in a superficial manner, this is just about 5 young sisters year-old Ceciliayear-old Luxyear-old Bonnieyear-old Maryand year-old Therese who killed themselves because of their very strict mother and workaholic submissive effeminate father. Surely they wouldn’t still be continually fantasising about the early fumblings of a year-old as grown men?!

Jan 29, Linda rated it did not like it Recommends it for: And you know what?