Heather Shaw's Reviews > This Is Water: Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life

This Is Water by David Foster Wallace
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Aug 07, 2010

it was amazing
bookshelves: life-instruction, non-fiction
Read in August, 2010

In light of his suicide, this essay-turned-commencement-speech becomes almost unbearably bittersweet. Beautiful, simple truths voiced by one who, finally, was himself unable to rest in them...

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