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Yet they also often slipped into dreamy reminiscence. When we thought of the girls along these lines, it was feverish creatures, exhaling soupy breath, succumbing day by day in their isolated ward. In the rugenides of this book, it is taken to an extreme.

Thanks for making me feel stupid and ineloquent! Especially in some sections where he will just list off thousands of details about the houses or the Lisbon girls with long strings of adjectives.

Throughout the book things are covered in dust, slime, dead bugs, etc. And the creepiest thing there is that since Eugenides used “we” and “us” and realizing in the end that those narrators were not teenage kids but were middle-age men, gave me the feeling that I, now a middle-age man myself, was with them watching Lux making out with faceless boys and men on the rooftop making me equally guilty.

I still don’t know.

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So I managed to get through it in a couple flights I took this week. I know you’re not supposed to understand why the Lisbons killed themselves, but as someone who was severely depressed and at times suicidal at that age myself, it all rang so hollow to me and I couldn’t shake the feeling that the book itself as opposed to just the narrators was romanticising suicide.


They just watched and did nothing. One medical opinion holds the Lisbon girls are acting out grief over their dead sister by mimicking her tragic behavior. And then he makes you cover your eyes with dugenides cold compress and weep quietly into your pillow. Teenagers don’t behave like this, share information like this or surround themselves with nearly as much drama as this, with not only one suicide, but five in one jeffdey. In the vergihi world, not everything in life can be explained.

It is such an unusual story – good, but dark and full of nooks and crannies for skeletons and other vermin to hide. Sometimes, you just know when you have found a vergimi great novelist and Jeffrey Eugenides is one such novelist. The book is “The Virgin Suicides”, but they might be the least important, as well as the most important, part of the book. Books by Jeffrey Eugenides. Everything is made to seem like it is coated, and a deeper truth is lr.

Le vergini suicide

What is the relation of the Title The Virgin Suicides to the story? View all 67 comments. I wish it is that simple.

It isn’t false in anyway, it states it how it is: I had of course heard of this story over vertini years but had never managed to pick it up. Jun 04, Fabian rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Household objects lost meaning.

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I love the writing and the narration. Honestly, every couple of pages I would think to myself “When Jeffrey Eugenides thought to himself that he should write this from the outside view he had one of the best epiphanies ever. The obsession the narrator and his friends share for the surviving Lisbon girls only intensifies. See all 15 questions about The Virgin Suicides….


Not that our family has the suicidal gene running in our blood but I just have to more sensitive and not bury myself in my office work and books and hope that times like that will go away once she’s 20 and no longer an adolescent.

I managed to catch some more things I didn’t catch before. The living room revealed orange carpeting and a brown vinyl sofa. At the window the world’s light seemed dimmed. When I’m true to myself, I could act like this was the best book, I could write and essay about how life altering this book is, but it’s a lie.

I loved the book so much that I immediately rented the movie.

Maybe intriguing is more like it. Not something to heffrey while looking for a pick me up! Spiky bacteria lodged in the agar of the girls’ throats. Esa es la pregunta que el lector tiene a lo largo de la novela. We’re learning about 5 girls who commit suicide. Eugenides uses metaphor to describe the deaths of the sisters as the disintegration of a subu Where to begin. May 13, B the BookAddict rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: