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The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
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Jan 18, 14

bookshelves: 2011-reads, 2012-reads, re-read
Read from November 13 to 14, 2011

"You bet on a relationship, it fails; you go on to the next relationship, it fails too: and maybe what you lose is not two simple minus sums but the multiple of what you staked. That's what is feels like, anyway. Life isn't just addition and subtraction. There's also the accumulation, the multiplication, of loss, of failure." (page 113)
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