HER LOVER SHORT STORY MAXIM GORKY A L E X E I M A X I M O V I C H P E S H K O V, P R I M A R I LY K N O W N A S M A X I M G O R K Y, WA. PDF | This paper debates three views in Maxim Gorky’s short story Her Lover. The first one is human loneliness, lack of communication. Her Lover. A Story. by Maxim Gorky. An acquaintance of mine once I lived on the top flight and her garret was opposite to mine. I never left my door open when .

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Maxim Gorky’s “Her Lover.”

And the whole thing turns out pretty stupidly, and very cruelly. I was bored; the weather was dirty. He is the narrator of the story and his name is not stated in the story. Eventually he sits down and asks her what is going on.

You wrote me a letter to Boles and I gave it to someone else to read it to me and when they read it to me I listened and fancied that Boles was there: And then she has the lover write back in terms of longing and endearment.

She, of course, read the pages, and even wept, and roared with laughter, I should say, with her bass voice. Restraining myself somehow, I asked: Will you, sir, write a letter to this Teresa? Violet rated it really liked it Dec 30, And one morning I was sprawling on my couch, trying to find some sort of excuse for not attending my class, when her door opened, and the bass voice of Teresa the loathsome resounded across the hall: It is easily to view people from a high moral stand, perhaps especially when one is young, a student, but life is relentless, cold and tragic.


I wrote those answers well She was a Pole, and they called her Teresa.

Since that time, the narrator wrote a letter to Boles twice a week, and an answer from Boles to Teresa. Some one came in. Click here to sign up.

It reminded me of a film called Her Help Center Find new research papers in: But enough of this. Student, I beg your pardon. Even his name is not mentioned in the story. The narrator described her as ” a tallish, powerfully-built brunette, with black, bushy eyebrows and a large coarse face as if carved out by a hatchet.

Theresa’s loneliness is mitigated not by the fantasy of the lover, but the fantasy that mxim like and accept her and understand that her loneliness is of distance and not of being shunned, an outcast.

I never left my door open when I knew her to be at home. I felt that this mastodon in a skirt had made me grow quite red with shame, and I msxim her pretty sharply that I had no need whatever of her services. And who are the loser class, I should like to know?

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However, there is a fourth player in this convoluted game. Her Lover by Maxim Gorky. And I thus concluded: I waited to see what would come of all this, and I saw and felt that, apparently, I had made a great mistake in suspecting her of wishing to draw me from the path of righteousness. It was evidently something very different. Aug 08, Ahmed Rashed rated it it was ok Shelves: Mescalitoeyes rated it liked it Mar 25, This reader believes that the letters are real and thereby elevates Theresa to a romantic and even charming member of society.


Newer Post Older Post Home. Kausar Azam rated it it was amazing Nov 28, Posted by Anatoly Learner at 5: She followed, and said in an offended tone: Presidential Candidates of the Future: May the Mother of God protect thee!

And has he been your young man long? And has he been your young man long? It is a beautifully-written story and would make a wonderful play or even short film. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The spinster in Hitchcock’s ‘Rear window’ would have been apt for this story.

And we actually listen; how hideous the whole thing is.

Alongside of me, not three yards away, lived a human creature who had nobody in the world to treat her kindly, affectionately, and this human being had invented a friend for herself!

Others will write for me.