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Delights of Growing Old

Maurice Goudeket

Delights of Growing Old

by Maurice Goudeket

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Published by Akadine Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsPatrick O"Brian (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8710079M
ISBN 101888173092
ISBN 109781888173093
OCLC/WorldCa36525479

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Price Author: Maurice Goudeket. The delights of growing old. [Maurice Goudeket] -- After the death of Colette, the author finds that there is life and love to yet to be experienced. Home.

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Maurice Goudeket THE DELIGHTS OF GROWING OLD An Uncommon Autobiography 1st Printing Hardcover New York Farrar, Straus and Giroux Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.

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That is what poet Ross Gay intimates in the one hundredth “essayette” in The Book of Delights (public library) — the inspired yearlong experiment in willfully expanding the everyday capacity for joy and wonder that he undertook on his forty-second birthday, the record of which became one of the most wonderful and wonder-full books of   Sheila Hancock, the actress, has revealed the unexpected delights of getting old: doing "dreadful" things with the grandchildren and escaping parties by.

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A project undertaken by Pennsylvania native Ross Gay, “The Book of Delights” is a collection of essays, one for nearly every day of a year in his life, centered on a different “delight.” Some of the essays — at which I’d glanced before throwing the book across the room where it collided with my dresser — are self-explanatory.

The Book of Delights, by Ross Gay (Algonquin).The title is a giveaway, but these charming, digressive “essayettes,” in the manner of Montaigne, surprise and challenge more than a.

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Gay does describe a flower growing out of a curb. But in that essay, he also talks about his friend Don, who was murdered and who he misses. He talks about sweating and touch.

In other essays, he talks about being black and a man and cisgender and tall. He moves through the world in a specific body. His delights are specific. His delights are his.We do not suddenly become sweet, little old ladies or get-off-my-lawn, curmudgeonly, old men on a certain birthday.

If we do exhibit these characteristics, we were likely that way all our lives. ⚫ Cultural perceptions of old age have not changed much in the nearly 50 years since Simone de Beauvoir described them in her book Coming of Age.