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The Book-Thief's Heartbeat By Peter Davison

The Book-Thief’s Heartbeat
By By Peter Davison

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Seated beneath a stained-glass window in a cafe in Dublin, a man ponders his existence while awaiting the arrival of his order, a cup of coffee and an almond bun. Meanwhile in this story, an art gallery employee who accumulates parking tickets, pursues a woman with little enthusiasm or regularity.

Excerpt:

SITTING ALONE

This note I am writing in addition to diary entries which have led me, at last, to embark on a course of action.

The first time I considered noting the nature of my existence was eight months ago while sitting in Bewley's Oriental Cafe in Grafton Street. I was reading the newspaper, an item I am well accustomed to. I had once read the Irish Times, front to back, in a crowded lift which had broken down. I did not cause any discomfort; not even a raised eyebrow.

Subsequently, I would not reveal the name of the establi...
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