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CLASSIC OF THE DAY:

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera

  • Amazon: 4.1
  • Goodreads: 4.06

To think beyond the papers, to stretch your mind and ask yourself about all the things you thought were normal and you took for granted, that’s what Milan Kundera does the best. 

In the beginning of his novel Kundera asks “what then shall we choose lightness or weight?” Kundera writes 300 pages to answer this question and only in the last pages you discover that this paradox could not be solved. Each of the characters of this novel represented either lightness or weight and at the end, none of them had the perfect life they were searching.

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