Love, with its fear, exhilaration and transcendence, is perhaps the most enduring subject in the literature of the world. About 11 o'clock on a late August night in Manhattan, Bill stops by his local Blockbuster, and in the nearly vacant shop meets an exotic stranger looking for advice on which movie to rent. In their fragmented and awkward first conversation, they exchange phone numbers and she rides away on her bicycle with a copy of Jules and Jim. "At two that morning my phone rang. The machine answered; it was Irina ...

Madly 2005, Counterpoint LLC, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9781593760830

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