Lost Russian warplanes, sunken treasure, a dying distiller, a stuffed toy dog, an imaginary cat and a kidnapped penguin. All the characters in these stories are trying to escape something. Loneliness, boredom, the invisible load that we all carry. These are grey people, dreaming about colour from the background of old photographs. Nothing and everything changes but beauty is constant, in every withered body, in every broken dream, in every sad face.aWea#39;d have been OK, we could have managed on what I earn.a aYou lied to me.a a We could have managed ... The sunflower was wet and drooped slightly. James kicked the bucket over and then pulled the flower out and threw it on the floor.
|Title||:||Faded Pictures UK|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2010-03-11|