Often I Am Happy by Jens Christian Grøndahl

Often I Am Happy

Jens Christian Grøndahl

fiction literary emotional reflective slow-paced

176 pages | first published 2016


"Often I am happy and yet I want to cry; / For no heart fully shares my joy." -B.S. IngemannEllinor is seventy. Her husband Georg has just passed away, and she is struck with the need to confide in someone. She addresses Anna, her long-dead best f...
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