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    L’écume des jours (Free) Wow this book destroyed me Beautiful oneiric sexy deadpan linguistically inventive – and then in the end remorselessly tragicYou

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    L’écume des jours (Free) Read & Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ß Boris Vian I only discovered this recipe a couple of years ago but it has already become one of my favorites It's hard to believe that the different ingredients go together In fact they complement each other perfectlyFrench manga with fatal love stories and roasted Sartre 1 medium manga2 fatal love storieswhole early Sartre includ

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    Read & Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ß Boris Vian L’écume des jours (Free) After watching the new movie last week I had to reread the book Well the text version is better but the movie is reasonably faithful to it and does sometimes manage to supply a charming or witty illustration For exampleLe pianocktail À chaue note dit Colin je fais correspondre un alcool une liueur ou un aromate La pédale forte correspond à l'œuf battu et la pédale faible à la glace Pour l'eau de Seltz il faut un trille dans le regi

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    L’écume des jours (Free) Boris Vian ß 0 Free read Read & Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ß Boris Vian 910 Only two things really matter there's love every kind of love with every kind of pretty girl; and there's the music of Duke Ellington or traditional jazz Everything else can go because all the rest is ugly and the few

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    characters L’écume des jours L’écume des jours (Free) Boris Vian ß 0 Free read Oh absolute Joy Oh absolute annihilating cathartic Beauty of the WordIt's the third time I surrender to its magic and yet the ineffable all pervading delight hasn't vanished so I'd better write something coherent before letting the secret pleasures of the Stendhal syndrome overwhelm me It starts like La Boum and ends like Love StoryIt's a poem by Prévert illustrated by Salvador Dalí It's a white feather caressing your skin and leaving a b

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    Boris Vian ß 0 Free read L’écume des jours (Free) There has been three translations of L'ecme des jours Brian Harper's translation Foam of the Daze my press TamTam Books Mood Indigo American trans and this British edition translated by Stanley Chapman Froth on the Daydream Translations are a fascinating subject matter because basically it is how one looks at a

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    L’écume des jours (Free) Boris Vian ß 0 Free read characters L’écume des jours A novel challenging classification in which verbal fireworks are in the driver's seatNevermind Boris Vian looking like Emmanuel Macron they are not made from the same dough Musicscape Brutal Swing Igorrr Roman plutôt inclassable dans leuel la fantaisie verbale tient le haut du pavé Lu sur l'invite de mon père

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    characters L’écume des jours Boris Vian ß 0 Free read Read & Download ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ß Boris Vian He got passed her and started crying She was at least fifty nine years old He sat down on the curb and cried some It relieved him greatly and

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    L’écume des jours (Free) L' Écume Des Jours Foam of the Daze Mood Indigo Ο Αφρός των ΗμερώνIf what I like to call the romantic side of me was to write a book it wouldn't be that exactly but something very close to it Boris Vian builds an enchanting world of pink clouds and cotton candy made of rays of sunshine just to tear it apart with a dashing blow He plants little blue flowers in your mind just to unleash a herd of

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    L’écume des jours (Free) One might like this book for many reasons because it's a love story because it's unconventional uite bohemian amelie poulain like and maybe even because it's surrealistic and sf i called this book a collective bildungsroman because i have the feeling all characters undergo major changes during the booko carte care place in primul rind pentru ca e o poveste de dragoste in al doilea rind pentru ca e neconventionala si nu

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An Inconvenient Affair (The Alpha Brotherhood, oAfter watching the new movie last week I had to reread the book Well the text version is better but the movie is reasonably faithful to it and does sometimes manage to supply a charmingr witty illustration For exampleLe pianocktail chaue note dit Colin je fais correspondre un alcool une liueur The Soldiers Wife ou un aromate La p dale forte correspond l uf battu et la p dale faible la glace Pour l eau de Seltz il faut un trille dans le registre aigu Les uantit s sont en raison directe de la dur e la uadruple croche uivaut le seizi me d unit la noire l unit la ronde la uadruple unit Lorsue ln joue un air lent un syst me de registre est mis en action de fa A Kiss Too Late on ue la dose ne soit pas augment e ce ui donnerait un cocktail trop abondant mais la teneur en alcool Et suivant la dur e de l airn peut si l Landrys Law (Landry Brothers on veut faire varier la valeur de l unit la r duisant par exemple au centi me pour pouvoirbtenir une boisson tenant compte de toutes les harmonies au moyen d un r glage lat ralLe biglemoi Le principe du biglemoi dit Nicolas ue Monsieur conna t sans doute repose sur la production d interf rences par deux sources anim es d un mouvement Sweet on the Cowgirl oscillatoire rigoureusement synchrone J ignorais dit Colin ue cela m t en uvre des l ments de physiue aussi avanc sLe nuageIls marchaient suivant le premier trottoir venu Un petit nuage rose descendait de l air et s approchait d eux J y vais proposa t il Vas y dit ColinEt le nuage les enveloppa l int rieur il faisait chaud There has been three translationsf L ecme des jours Brian Harper s translation Foam The Santa Suit (Harlequin American Romance, No. 708) of the Daze my press TamTam Books Mood Indigo American trans and this British edition translated by Stanley Chapman Frothn the Daydream Translations are a fascinating L cume Des Jours Foam The Secret Heiress (Protection Specialists, of the Daze Mood Indigo If what I like to call the romantic sidef me I A Naturalist on a Tropical Farm only discovered this recipe a couplef years ago but it has already become The New Girl in Town onef my favorites It s hard to believe that the different ingredients go together In fact they complement each The Disappearance of Sloane Sullivan other perfectlyFrench manga with fatal love stories and roasted Sartre 1 medium manga2 fatal love storieswhole early Sartre including authorLewis Carroll style wordplaysome PG WodehouseridiculepanachebrioTrim the manga retaining a good partf the extreme violence sex and nudity and transpose into French novel form using the method from page 73 Add the love stories the wordplay and the Wodehouse and stir well Set aside in a warm place for an hour until it has risenMeanwhile turn the Sartre inside Temperatures Rising (Bedside Manners, out and tear it to pieces Make sure that both the author and La Naus e are completely covered in ridicule If you do this correctly Sartre will still be a lifelong friend but be warned that you may not get it rightn the first tryFold the Sartre carefully into the main plot then pour into a pot boiler and simmer until done Serve immediately with plenty f panache and brio Oh absolute Joy Oh absolute annihilating cathartic Beauty f the WordIt s the third time I surrender to its magic and yet the ineffable all pervading delight hasn t vanished so I d better write something coherent before letting the secret pleasures The Longest Silence of the Stendhal syndromeverwhelm me It starts like La Boum and ends like Love StoryIt s a poem by Pr vert illustrated by Salvador Dal It s a white feather caressing your skin and leaving a bleeding sore that will never heal Only free association gives me the means to describe this amazing kaleidoscope The Untameable Texan (Texas Cattlemans Club: After the Storm of genres Vian s writing style is an explosionf colours sounds tactile feelings sort Sweet Surrender - Kepasrahan Yang Manis of Neo baroue literature displaying all his eclectic talent and playful genius L cume des Jours literally Foamf the Days translated as Foam To Alaska, With Love of the Daze in the English edition is pure Baroue indeed a work in which the simplicityf the tale is shrouded by the extreme complexity and rnamentation like a tiny flower hidden in a Faberg egg encrusted with diamonds In a semi dystopian vaguely disuieting Paris Dal s imagery Roussel s surreal machines Huxley s social engineering a latent violence reminding f Orwell Colin Isis Chick and his girlfriend Alise spend their time listening to jazz records skating and enjoying their friendship and youth The adult world is little than a distant blur so indistinct and remote that it just disappears beyond the horizon Foul Play (Sofie Metropolis, of their leightheartedness Their passion for American jazz and in Chick s case the existentialist writer Jean Sol Partre a hilarious caricaturef Jean Paul Sartre is a reflection Sophia (Vampires in America of the author swn interests an all consuming love for Duke Ellington s music and a great knowledge Baring It All (Blackmore Inc. of contemporary literatureOne day Colin meets Chlo a name he can t help but adore since it is also the titlef his favourite Ellington tune the delicate romance soon leads to marriage and adult life can finally begin Delicate playful a charming fantasy in pink and blue thus the writer lures the reader deeper and deeper inside before springing his trap And we realise that the succulent juicy fruit we ve been eating so far is poisonous Death grows as a water lily in Chlo s chest possibly the most beautiful metaphor for cancer in the history Beyond Sacred Violence of literatureHer illness affects the whole world around the young couple taking the visible shapef their shrinking decaying flat reminding f the Expressionist film techniue intimate feelings are reflected by the mutability of the utside world I m thinking Baltimores Alley Houses of Murnaur LangAdult life takes the Ends and Means in Policing outside world I m thinkingf Murnau The Lawrence Browne Affair (The Turner Series, or LangAdult life takes protagonists youth away like a deadly undertow leaving layer upon layerf disenchantment Chick s When Death Rode the Rails obsession for Partre another subtle metaphor Is Vianr less unconsciously describing drug addiction Colin s desperate attempt to work Vian s tragicomic vignettes are unforgettable Alise devastating sense Dreams in Late Antiquity of impotence Chlo s illness seem to drag everybody down with her In a few pages Vian has turned his starry eyed teenagers into tragical heroes This book s painful beauty strikes like a revelation The reader caught in its coils is lost in a labyrinthf musical literary artistic references revolving around the simple core f the tale Then tragedy starts to leak through the flowery surface f this dreamscape and a sense f claustrophobia works its way through the flowery surface f this dreamscape and a sense Sports Betting to Win of claustrophobia works its way through heart Vian wasnly 26 when he wrote this short wonderful book and yet he already possessed the techniue and sensitivity The Latin Eclogues of anld Master This bouuin is the ultimate accomplishment Suicide Club of the1920s literary Surrealism a bewildering previewf the 1960s Nouvelle Vague a perfect specimen Simple and Pure of French Po mo not to mention Vian s incomparable writing style His language is madef neologisms puns anagrams semantic m langes A gun is an eualizer a lynx fur becomes a larynx fur but I could go The Natural Philosophy of Margaret Cavendish on for hours listing the literary wondersf this novel Even Jacues Pr vert in my humble God and Nature in the Thought of Margaret Cavendish opinion the greatest poetf last century the Modern Poet par excellence was a devoted admirer and friend Imagining India of this young talented pioneer It s poetic prose and visual literature if such a thing has ever existed It s a melancholic allegory that breaks your heart and makes you smile A tear rolls down you cheek as you close your eyes and start humming a jazz tune Duke Ellington s Chloe a va sans dire He got passed her and started crying She was at least fifty nine yearsld He sat down The Ocean State Review Vol. 2, No. 1 on the curb and cried some It relieved him greatly and his tears froze with little crackling sounds and broken the smooth granite sidewalkThe garden The Runmakers of children must make their eviction charges like a gamef musical chairs Skies are clown shoes thundering the last laugh Colin reminded me Machiavelli in Love of my usual answer if I like childrenr not Searches for an example every time Uh it depends The Rockets Red Glare on the kid like anyone He s not a kid but I never felt like he was anything else Halosf luck blind what they are made Discipline Without Distress of Maybe not uite because Colin and his back up dancers don t give me that bittersweet wistfulness an impulsive baby would What s residual is that I don t begrudge them ignorancef the difference between sun and no rise Michel Gondry made a film version Mood Indigo I switched Renegade Women in Film and TV off in the directionf the cloud mobile lover s trip Do you ever feel like things are real when you can drag them ff to drown em see which fishies make it to the next world Sometimes it feels like the things I don t want to do that with are the blurred days holding me back It felt like I was doing this rescuing translation in my mental visual Vian s prose back It felt like I was doing this rescuing translation in my mental visual Vian s prose fantastic for this Suggestions in literal like an exaggerated serious expression n an innocent face Nick s taken for granted does a leap frog Suishy toes my some are unluckier than Feminist Pedagogy others wading A smile is losing it s colder like you saw a picturef the cold In the film I was livid when Colin must go to the party so his buddy Chick will not get the girlfriend first Some friend he is Film is watching someone being waited King of Russia on feet and hands kissed like asses When did Colin become their leader Is it the blonde hair the money It must be the money he was first When Colin gets in love when Chloe s his wife Burning happiness in bed like a fed cat Chick and Alise aren t the Someone is telling you about that wonderful dream they had but they are asleep They start falling before Colin does but maybe they are not necessary for him after all Nick falls down with him too he s catch. In lumea romanului lui Vian nu exista distinctii nete intreameni animale plante si biecte Universul sau asculta de alte reguli Lumina se lichefiaza din robinete ies tipari si pastravi soneria se desprinde din perete pentru a si anunta proprietarul geamurile au fontanele care nu se inchid pasagerii se urca in automobile fara roti dar cu picioare vibratile soarecele. Ing up with the aged His niece follows her lover Chick down the hungry pockets f philosopher Partre Let me reach for my belief in my coat They ll be there for the doomsday doublets for today Colin is losing his money behind Chick A flower in Chloe s lung conuers her life Maybe it was retribution for every bloom that lost its life so a lover could believe in theirs She goes and Colin goes with her I knew that you couldn t be a kid again Wow this book destroyed me Beautiful Selling Beauty oneiric sexy deadpan linguistically inventive and then in the end remorselessly tragicYou know what reading this book is like It s like you re sitting there having fun the sun s shining and who do you see bouncing towards you but the most adorable cute little character you can imagine The Andrex puppy say Aw look It s the Andrex puppy C mere little fella And he boundsver to you his little tail wagging away birds tweeting in the background ah the warm sun Home Front Baltimore on your faceAnd then just as youpen your arms to give him a big hug suddenly you realise that there s a slightly rabid look in his eye And just as you start to press his cuddly little body into yours OH SHIT WHAT THE FUCK his sharp little teeth are ripping into the soft flesh The Perfect Ending for the World of your throat WHAT ARE YOU DOING ANDREX PUPPY and he s growling away claws slashing AAAUGH arterial blood is spurting allver the grass and the daisies and OH MY GOD YOU RE DEADYOU WERE KILLED BY THE ANDREX PUPPY THE CUTEST CREATURE ALIVEI am a Photoshop masterWell fuck you Boris Vian And fuck everyone else that wrote reviews making this sound like a cuddly love fest Did you all stop reading after 150 pages The Zukofsky Era or whatWhat makes this book so deeply affecting is that the world itffers you is the most charming and wonderful fictional environment I ve encountered for years After fifty pages I wanted to curl up and live in it The laws Smoking of physics are different here everything is soft and yielding and in tune with your moods It is like a sortf magic realism avant la lettre Chinas New Red Guards only less irritating and laboured what it really reminds mef most The Colts Baltimore of all is the fluid anything can happen creativityf Through the Looking Glass This is a world where you go English Chinese Pin Yin Bible / The Old Testament New Testament / Chinese (Simplified Chinese Characters Union Version With New Punctuation) Bible With Hanyu Pinyin (Romanisation Of Mandarin Chinese) / Thumb Index / Chines Learners / Kjv on a date and things like this happenThey walked following the first pavement they came to A little pink cloud came down from the sky and approached them May I it suggested Go ahead said Colin and the cloud surrounded themInside it was warm and it smelledf cinnamon sugar No Gentlemen of the Road one can see us any said Colin But we can see them Be careful said Chlo it s a little transparent Ils marchaient suivant le premier trottoir venu Un petit nuage rose descendait de l air et s approcha d eux J y vais proposa t il Vas y dit Colin et le nuage les enveloppa l int rieur il faisait chaud at s sentait le sucre cannelle On ne nous voit plus dit Colin Mais nousn les voit C est un peu transparent dit Chlo m fiez vous And they walk along in their Dramacontemporary own little cloud watching thether passers by and looking in the shop windowsOn another Cannibalism occasion guests at a dinner party eat eel that was caught by the butler in his bathroom tap Onef the diners later complains to Colin about how unlikely this seems I was up all night fishing in my Gender and Education own taps to see if I could catchne too he says the next day But round Francisco de Osuna our place younly get trout In the middle Leaving without Losing of the table Colin has a centrepiece consistingf a jar Before Auschwitz of formaldehyde in which two chicken embryos appeared to be miming the Spectre de la Rose in the choreographyf Nijinsky It is incredibly hard to pull this sort Communities of Learned Experience of thingff without seeming twee The Claim of Reason or annoying and Vian just doesn t seem tweer annoying I ve stared at some Patriotic Correctness of these passages till I was cross eyed and I still don t understand how he manages it but it works I believe everything he saysThis is a very funny book itwes a debt to PG Wodehouse not least in the character Managing Depression with CBT for Dummies of Nicolas the butler who in my head was played by 90s Stephen Fry It s also sexy as hell Vian managing to succeed in that very continental traditionf respectful The Truth Machine objectivisation a neatxymoron to pull The Organization of Higher Education off the girls are adorable and everybody at least at first seems young and beautiful and comfortablyff The latent sexiness creeps into the narrative voice in all kinds Collaring the Saber-Tooth (Masters of the Cats, of ways atne point a door clicks shut with the sound Multilateral Negotiations of a bare handn a bare bottom avec le bruit d une main nue sur une fesse nueBut what is actually going Millennial Monsters on here Is it really just an extended adult fairy tale As the book goesn you gradually realise in my case with a terrible sense PBS Bargaining Across Borders of regret that what Vian is really doing is setting up an Edenic picturef young love World Religions Demystified only to stress the awfulnessf what comes after You d better

have the most 
the most sex and the most delicious meals Pendragon (Ciclo Pendragon , of your life while you re still young this novel says because before you know it you re going to have to gout there and earn a living and then your whole life will stop being about creativity and start being about where the money is coming from It s horrible Colin says at For Petes Sake (Piper Cove Chronicles one point about work It reduces man to the ranksf machinery An ld man in a white shirt with bushy hair was reading a manual behind a desk Good morning sir said Colin Good morning sir Said The ManHis Voice Was the manHis voice was and thickened with age I ve come about the job said Colin Oh said the man We ve been looking for someone for a month without any luck It s uite hard work you know Yes said Colin But it s well paid Good Lord said the man it wears you ut you know and it might not be worth the money but it s not for me to denigrate the administration At any rate you can see I m still alive Have you been working here long said Colin A year said the man I m 29 He ran a trembling wrinkled hand across the folds The Celebrity Doctors Proposal of his faceIt s the novelf someone in their twenties facing the looming prospect Un dernier tour of adult life In keeping with the hyperbolef the book in general respectable adulthood isn t just a chore it s the apocalypse Forget about wistful wishy washy endings in this The Utility of Splendor one all your favourite characters end up wasting away burning to death getting shot having their hearts cutut Supergifted (Ungifted, or committing suicide Welcome to France population miserableThe violence is actually there from the very beginning in a cartoony kindf way and Vian has a very artful way The Long, Hot Texas Summer (McCabe Homecoming of allowing you to realise that those cartoon injuries are in fact bleeding real blood I d be lying if I said partf me wasn t hoping for a life affirming ending but it s hard to Tortured Rake (Bad Blood, object when you re being played so expertly This book is like nothing you ve read a blendf Wodehouse Huysmans Faulkner and Lewis Carrol all set to a pounding soundtrack Undercover Alliance (The Confederacy Treaty, of Vian s beloved boogie woogie and blues music It is the dreamf being young and the nightmare Heart of Gold of gettingld I fell in love with it And I will never trust the Andrex puppy againAug 2013 910 Only two things really matter there s love every kind The Quiet World of love with every kindf pretty girl and there s the music Saudi Arabia in Transition of Duke Ellingtonr traditional jazz Everything else can go because all the rest is ugly and the few pages which follow as an illustration Love in San Francisco Unconditionally of this draw their entire strength from the fact that the story is completely true since I made it up from beginning to end Here s the promise and the warning that Boris Vian gives us in the introduction to his 1947 novel The promisef beauty and the warning A Taste of Passion Ambitious Seduction of ugliness bothf them to be found within the pages The Wrong Highlander of his modern fairytale Call it if you want an existentialist love storyr a horrible surreal comedy a continuation Night of Pheonix (Joe Ryker, of the principle that started in antiuity carpe diem passed through the penf Robert Herrick gather ye rosebuds while ye may and landed in France there to be reconciled with the negation Dusk to Dawn (Lovers Journey, of God the leftist sympathies and the passion for jazz among the intellectuals freuenting the cafes down Boulevard Saint Germain des PresFor me the experiencef my first novel by Boris Vian is best described in terms Reel Murder (Talk Radio Mystery, of jazz It is experimental it has a definite theme romantic love meets cruel reality and within this frame it leaves room for improvization and for instrumental solos The text experiments with reality we live in a magical futuristic world a skewed framef reference with which the author confounds and distorts the expectations Atlantic Double-Cross of the reader The game is expanded to all senses scenes are described in termsf either pastel At Stake or primary clashing colours tastes are tied up to sounds in the preparationf cocktails cooking is done by mixing exotic and sometimes incompatible ingredients Dialogues are either whimsical Baroque Personae or absurdist sending me back to memoriesf Lewis Carroll Bodies in the Bog and the Archaeological Imagination or Eugene Ionesco Words are broken into pieces and then re assembled into new shapes and roles Hyperbole is ever present in declared sentiments in atitudesr in set pieces an ice rink a dance hall a wedding an auditorium at the Sorbonne a factory floor etc Vian does not go as far Underdog out field as the later generation that embraced be bop but what he does here can be considered revolutionary and uniue for the times the novel was published His love for Duke Ellington is I believe reflected in the compact emotional and in the end carefullyrchestrated final productLet s meet the members Goodnight, Nebraska of the bandn clavicocktail we have Colin a young and well heeled socialite living in a posh apartment in. Are constiinta iar camera se ngusteaza pana la disparitieToate elementele participa in Spuma zilelor la cea mai frumoasa poveste suprarealista de iubire amestec alchimic de poezie fantezie muzica umor cruzime si tragism Colin e un tanar bogat care iubeste jazzul si pentru care a munci ca sa ti castigi painea inseamna a deveni egalul masinii In plamanii lui Chloe dra. ,
L’écume des joursThe metropolis we don t have a name it s a fable remember Sonata for Jukebox on clarinet we have Chick his less rich friend who has to work as an engineer inrder to buy the books he loves so much Nyagrodha on drums cymbals and assorted cooking pans we have Nicholas a talented servant cook driver and confident for Colinn piccolo we have the blonde Allysum a niece Y por eso rompimos - Episodio final of Nicholas and the love interestf Chick A Escola Nocturna (Night School, on violin he have the dreamy fragile Chloe a dark haired beauty and the love interestf Colin El Detective de la Mafia on backing vocals he have Iris another young and rich socialite that ties up the different themes together the brass section is fronted by Jean Pulse Heartre Jean Sol Partre inther translations and the Marchiness de Mauvoir the existentialist idols who are lionized by an admiring population first among them Burning Alive (Sentinel Wars, our friend Chickn pipsueak we have a small grey mouse with soft black whiskers you never know when you might need Love Muscle Gym one finallyn upright bass blind FATE plays Metabolic Adaptations in Plants During Abiotic Stress on to a different tune than everybody else dropping hint after hint that the end is nighsince I gave you the namesf the band members main characters I should also include here the program for the evening mainly Duke Ellington s arrangements all mentioned in the text and all dating from what Boris Vian considers his best period the early 1940 s Black and Tan Fantasy Loveless Love Chloe In the Mood to be Wooed Blues Jeremy Irons and the Prince of Perversion of the Vagabond Misty Morning Prelude to a Kiss Mood Indigo Blue Bubbles To continue with my analogy I will present my favorite passages from the novel as musical numbers from the concert to the tunef Prelude to a Kiss You wouldn t like to give me some clues about the way in which you entered into a relationship with her Colin went Battle for Inspector West (Inspector West, on Well said Chick I asked her if she liked Jean Pulse Heartre and she told me that she collected all his works Then I said to her So do I And every time I said something to her she answered So do I and vice versa Then finally just as an existentialist experiment I said to her I love you very much But that time she just said Oh So the experiment was a flop said Colin I suppose so said Chick But all the same she didn t go So then I said I m going that way and she said I m not But she wentn I m going this way Extraordinary nodded Colin So I said So am I said Chick And after that I went everywhere that she did It sounds much better in French to me Et moi aussi I wish my French was good enough to read this book in its riginal not anglicized form but I am afraid I will miss too many f Vian s puns and invented words Even the title is a bit better in French L ecume des jours a frothy daydream although I also like the jazzy connotations ttyl (Internet Girls, of Mood Indigo to the tunef Let s Suint Twist Again Colin takes instructions about the new dance craze that is sweeping the metropolis The principle Owning Regina of the Suint sir reliesn the simultaneous setting up The Summer We Lost Her of interferencesbtained via the rigorously synchronized Wall Of Glory (Saga of the de Magela Family oscillatory movementsf two loosely connected centres Best American Catholic Short Stories of animation I didn t realize said Colin that it was concerned with such advanced developments in physics In this case said Nicholas the dancer and his partner should attempt to maintain minimum perceptible distance between themselves Then their entire bodies begin to vibrate following the rhythmf the music You don t say said Colin looking slightly worried A series Ravished By The Varangian Viking of static undulations is then set up said Nicholas presenting as in the lawsf acoustics various diaphragmatic vibrations and frictions which make a large contribution to the creation First to Find (Caching Out, of the right atmospheren a dance floor Crazy Little Thing or liken Gigolo Girl of my mechanical trainers used to say Dancing is the vertical expressionf a horizontal desire to the tune f Let s Do It Let s Fall in Love Colin complains that everybody is amoureuse except him I wish I were in love said Colin The butcher boy wishes he were in love And the baker boy wishes exactly ditto ie that he were in love The candle stick maker s boy and everybody in the street wishes and wishes that I were in love and they were and you were and we were and that the whole wide world were too And even those that are left wish that they could fall in love as well alternative suggestion Tous les garcons et les filles with Francoise Hardy to the tune f Georgia The Conquest of Gaul on my Mind let s listen to Colin daydreaming about the girl he just met I wish he wentn I were lying deep in lightly toasted grass with sunshine and warm earth all around the grass crisp and yellow as straw you know what I mean with hundreds Hola, ¿qué tal?--Instructors Edition of little buzzing insects and clumpsf soft dry moss too One lies flat Wee Sing and Move onne s tummy and stares A hedge some pebbles a few gnarled trees and half a dozen leaves complete the scene They re a great help And Chloe said Chick And Chloe George Frideric Handel of course said Colin Chloen my mind I guess you can tell from my uotes so far that this is a boy meets girl kind Bravo Unwrapped (Bravo Family, of story whimsical and sweet and mostly pink and light blue in tone with fluffy white clouds scateerred artistically in the sky A perfect April in Paris kindf mood Which is true if the reader is willing to ignore the Stuffed by the Werewolf with Tentacles occasional jarring notes that leave a trailf bloody dismembered tranmpled By Elephants Crushed By Falling elephants crushed by falling etc bodies scattered around the edges Live Long Die Laughing of the main plot Colin is happy he has found the girlf his dreams there is music in his life and he feels generous towards his friends Existentialism can be fun right He was running and he was scared Why can t we always be together Things were always happening to alarm us Wrong This is still the real world that we see distorted under the artistic lens Incest Urges of a Nymphomaniac of Boris Vian This is stil written under the influencef Sartre and Beauvoir and Camus Beyond the Celtic Cross on a side note is it possible that the grotesue portraitf Jean Pulse Heartre in the novel has anything to do with Vian s wife having an affair with the philosopher People get sick and need to see a doctor People need to work for money before they can relax with a drink listening to a hot jazz number Governments still spend the better part Rebel Born (Secondborn, of their budgetn military adventures And some people are concerned about books than about the real person waiting right by their side But he loves his books than me wails Extemporaneous Peregrination (Pentacle onef the band players I don t have a fast tempo dark and wild number to suggest right now but I m sure there are a few to be found listening to from Duke Ellington Or you can picture the famous scene from Charlie Chaplin s Hard Times Down below in front Queen of Wands Vol 1 of each mammoth machine a man was struggling struggling as not to be slashed and torn apart by the voracious cogs facing him Every man s right foot was held down by a heavy iron ring They werenly let Key Words for Astrology off twice a day at night and at noon I was both enchanted and disturbed by the storyf Colin and Chloe Chick and Allysum thrilled by the experimental nature f Boris Vian s prose and by his imagery I would use some Salvador Dali images to illustrate my review if I were not sort f lazy right now and rushing to go back to another novel I would like to watch the Michel Gondry film version since I believe Audrey Tatou is perfect for the role f Chloe Finally after a first succesful foray I will probably continue to read Vian s books starting with his commercial pulp stories next A novel challenging classification in which verbal fireworks are in the driver s seatNevermind Boris Vian looking like Emmanuel Macron they are not made from the same dough Musicscape Brutal Swing Igorrr Roman plut t dans leuel la fantaisie verbale tient le haut du pav Lu sur l invite de p reFonds Musical Brutal Swing Igorrr One might like this book for many reasons because it s a love story because it s unconventional uite bohemian amelie poulain like and maybe even because it s surrealistic and sf i called this book a collective bildungsroman because i have the feeling all characters undergo major changes during the booko carte care place in primul rind pentru ca e poveste de carte care place in primul rind pentru ca e Climbing the Tree of Life o poveste de in al doilea rind pentru ca e neconventionala si nu in ultimul rind pentru ca e de boemie specifica lui amelie poulain si ar mai fi un rind pentru cei interesati p cartea combina cu succes realitatea cu sf ul si cu suprarealismulpersonajele care pot fi usor grupate in cupluri chloe colin alise chick isis nicolas traiesc fara preocupari cotidiene concrete chick e gata sa se falimenteze si sa renunte la dragostea pentru alise de dragul colectionarii Sammy Keyes and the Boyz in the Band operei lui jean sol partre iar colin considera ca munca il coboara pem la nivelul masinii cu toate astea in final cu totii ajung sa experimenteze lucrurile de care fug la inceput munca probleme financiare si moarte motiv pentru care indraznesc sa numesc lucrarea lui vian un bildungsroman colectiv despre povestea principala dragostea dintre colin si chloe n Trigger Fast o sa spun nimic pentru ca detalii se gasesc mai peste tot mai bine citeva citate mai intotdeauna era bine dispus restul timpului dormeausa de la intrare se inchise in urma lui cu zgomotul unui sarut pe un umar golpe mine nu ma intereseaza fericirea tuturoramenilor ci a fiecaruia in parte ce ar fi sa cint misty morning propuse anticarul are i buna da spuse colinare un efect formidabil produce un cocteil gris perle si verde de izma cu gust de piper si de fuma se citi avind in casti muzica lui duke ellington. Gostea lui creste un nufar si doar prezenta altor flori poate stopa boala Averea lui Colin se topeste vazand cu chii si trebuie sa munceasca pentru a i putea aduce ei mereu flori Cu surasul lui de tanar ironic si impertinent Vian ne spune in fiecare rand al Spumei zilelor ca despre iubire nu se scrie in limbajul realitatii imediate ci doar cu mijloacele fantasticulu. .