Memories and Impressions of Switzerland Ten Short Stories This enchanting collection of short stories takes you on a tour of Swiss hamlets and small towns and acquaints you with a wide range of beautifully drawn characters. The stories portray human nature and behavior at its best but also not in its most admirable form. Author Anita Sumariwalla who brought readers Alexa-Alessandra: A Story of Love, has created a memorable anthology of short stories. This time, she weaves tales inspired by Memories and Impressions of Switzerland. In this compilation, readers will find ten equally fascinating short stories, reflecting memories and impressions created out of the authoras affection for the country of her birth and childhoodaSwitzerland. A colorful cast of characters portray societyafrom the almost-forgotten people to the aristocrats. Characters are exposed, influenced, and formed by their environment, their behaviors guided and judged by society. Their behaviors are not in any way unusual or unique to Switzerland. Thus, these stories are not intended to cast aspersions on Switzerland or the Swiss people. In aAttractions and Consequencesa, a young maid must deal with the consequences of a fleeting attraction while aPainful Discoveriesa lead to a late but happy reunion. A young woman forges her own future in aAppendicitis Helps a Dream Come Truea and anotheras aPurchased Silencea leads to years to unnecessary heartbreak. Readers will find other wonderful tales as they indulge in Memories and Impressions of Switzerland.They taught him how to mend pots and pans, glue broken pottery, repair farming machinery, and so forth. But what he liked best was they taught him how to play the violin. In return, he taught them how to tame and train wild horses. aDuringanbsp;...
|Title||:||Memories and Impressions of Switzerland|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2011-04-04|