[Kingsley Amis] Stanley and the Women [slash fiction Book] DOC – PDF & TXT


  • Paperback
  • 304
  • Stanley and the Women
  • Kingsley Amis
  • English
  • 12 February 2019
  • 9780099461043

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CHARACTERS ô Stanley and the Women READ & DOWNLOAD ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Kingsley Amis CHARACTERS Stanley and the Women Er whether insanity is not something with which all women are intimately acuaint For such a depressing topic there sure are plenty of very funny moments and lines The party on the barge is uite funny Then there s this bit as an example when Stanley is going to visit his son in the mental hospital for your enjoymentI turned the corner to find that an ambulance had drawn up outside the entrance and the two crewmen were helping down an old fellow who going on like a madman in a Bela Lugosi movie Shock headed wild eyed wrapped in a grey blanket he was spreading his hands jerkily about in front of him as he shuffled forward not actually screaming but crying out in a high wordless voice The men told him he was fine and doing great I was trying to look like a piece of the wall and had no idea how he saw me but he did and swung and swayed round The Last Runaway depressing topic there sure are plenty of very funny moments and lines The party on the barge is uite funny Then there s this bit as an example when Stanley is going to visit his son in the mental hospital for your enjoymentI turned the corner to find that an ambulance had On Tidy Endings drawn up outside the entrance and the two crewmen were helping Flat World Navigation down an old fellow who going on like a madman in a Bela Lugosi movie Shock headed wild eyed wrapped in a grey blanket he was spreading his hands jerkily about in front of him as he shuffled forward not actually screaming but crying out in a high wordless voice The men told him he was fine and A House of My Own Stories from My Life doing great I was trying to look like a piece of the wall and had no idea how he saw me but he Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, did and swung and swayed round

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Stanley and the Women

CHARACTERS ô Stanley and the Women READ & DOWNLOAD ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Kingsley Amis CHARACTERS Stanley and the Women Omen neurotic half baked critical or just plain capricious and he begins to wond Sad but humorous in many places and insightful about women who should not read this book It should be remembered that it is written in the first person which means that what the main character is saying and thinking is just that the character and not necessarily the author Some reviewers have apparently missed that pointStanley Duke a middle aged Londoner had a son Steven who developed schizophrenia This forced him against his preference to spend time with his ex wife a woman of doubtful mental stability herself Every conversation with her was walking on thin ice waiting for her to raise hell about what he said how he said it or what he didn t sayThis also reuired visits to a female psychiatrist who hated him so much she went out of her way to blame him for the son s illness and whose animosity caused her to lose her objectivity and endanger Steven s recovery At the same time Stanley had to work as advertising head at a newspaper deal with a freeloading cheapskate editor and freuently encounter a former lover now a friend He also looked after Steven befriended his ex wife s new husband who drank heavily and acted drunk when he s not to avoid confronting the ex wife and talked to his general practitioner and an older psychiatrist who had doubts about the female psychiatrist s techniue His new wife was helpful but her mother and sister who visited freuently made no effort to conceal their disdain for him and his son On Tidy Endings developed schizophrenia This forced him against his preference to spend time with his ex wife a woman of Flat World Navigation doubtful mental stability herself Every conversation with her was walking on thin ice waiting for her to raise hell about what he said how he said it or what he A House of My Own Stories from My Life didn t sayThis also reuired visits to a female psychiatrist who hated him so much she went out of her way to blame him for the son s illness and whose animosity caused her to lose her objectivity and endanger Steven s recovery At the same time Stanley had to work as advertising head at a newspaper Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, deal with a freeloading cheapskate editor and freuently encounter a former lover now a friend He also looked after Steven befriended his ex wife s new husband who El Gaucho Martín FierroLa vuelta de Martín Fierro drank heavily and acted Fragonard Art and Eroticism drunk when he s not to avoid confronting the ex wife and talked to his general practitioner and an older psychiatrist who had Mao Zedong doubts about the female psychiatrist s techniue His new wife was helpful but her mother and sister who visited freuently made no effort to conceal their The Monarchs Are Missing disdain for him and his son

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CHARACTERS ô Stanley and the Women READ & DOWNLOAD ¸ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Kingsley Amis CHARACTERS Stanley and the Women As if it weren’t terrible enough Stanley finds himself beset on all sides by w Despite the ire displayed here by some silly ideologues this is really a first rate novel by the inimitable Kingsley Amis He creates a character with an authentic voice a character that is both comically befuddled and ultimately depressingly confused But always likeable likeable because he is true and concerned His portrait of his ex wife and his present wife are biting although at the beginning he is certainly taken with and devoted to that present wife But the male characters don t really fare much better They re mostly foolishly powerless sots To the extent it can be said to be misogynistic its a misogynism that is earned And a misogynism that is wonderfully comic Amis s male characters in his fiction have suffered much worse Grow upAs a corrective if you like read Amis followup novel The Old Devils It just might be the best novel ever written about romantic love between two old people that I ve ever read The genuine feeling the male protagonist has for a woman he loved and lost and comes into contact with again is so heartfelt that it is amazing Read it and you ll see that Amis s views of women are complex and can t be so readily dismissed This is what gives his work body and texture I Love You Almost Always displayed here by some silly ideologues this is really a first rate novel by the inimitable Kingsley Amis He creates a character with an authentic voice a character that is both comically befuddled and ultimately Gloom Town depressingly confused But always likeable likeable because he is true and concerned His portrait of his ex wife and his present wife are biting although at the beginning he is certainly taken with and uinze dias devoted to that present wife But the male characters Cheating for the Chicken Man don t really fare much better They re mostly foolishly powerless sots To the extent it can be said to be misogynistic its a misogynism that is earned And a misogynism that is wonderfully comic Amis s male characters in his fiction have suffered much worse Grow upAs a corrective if you like read Amis followup novel The Old Devils It just might be the best novel ever written about romantic love between two old people that I ve ever read The genuine feeling the male protagonist has for a woman he loved and lost and comes into contact with again is so heartfelt that it is amazing Read it and you ll see that Amis s views of women are complex and can t be so readily The Last Runaway dismissed This is what gives his work body and texture