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A friendship in flux: Normal People, by Sally Rooney, reviewed

15 September 2018

9:00 AM

15 September 2018

9:00 AM

‘Marianne had the sense that her real life was happening somewhere very far away, happening without her, and she didn’t know if she would ever find out where it was and become part of it.’ This is the most frustrating part of being alienated and young. You hope that there’s a better life in store for you but you can’t yet bank on it.

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