By Anna Enquist
Zehn Menschenschicksale, mit leichter Hand erzählt: Frauen, die One-Night-Stands haben, die verliebt sind oder furchtsam angesichts der Herausforderungen des Tages. Poetisch, sinnlich zeichnet die Autorin psychologisch dichte Porträts. In der Erzählung "Hunger" zum Beispiel das der 13-jährigen Hanna, die beinahe verhungert, weil sie sich geschworen hat, keinem Begehren mehr nachzugeben, nachdem ihr von einem Jungen, in den sie verliebt struggle, Gewalt angetan wurde. In einer anderen Erzählung bekommt eine Frau unerwartet ein verschollenes Bild von Vermeer gezeigt und im selben Atemzug höchste Liebeslust. Kurze Zeit später sind weder Bild noch Geliebter auffindbar. Hat sie nur geträumt? Poetische Erzählungen, die holländische Geschichte aus one hundred fifty Jahren verknüpfen mit dem Seelenleben tiefer Charaktere.
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I need to ﬁnd Noah! ” “Shhh . . shhh. It’s okay, Nate. I’m here with you. Noah isn’t here, but I am. Come back and cuddle with me. ” Nate looked uncertain. Unwilling. Hesitantly, he crawled back into my arms, and I noticed his breathing was quick and rapid. My own pulse matched his as my worry escalated. “It’s okay, sweetie. Close your eyes and think happy thoughts. Like . . hot chocolate on a snowy day. With marshmallows. You love that, right? Or a puppy’s wet little nose? One who likes to kiss you hello.
Except for my headache that is pounding in my brain. The policemen leave. The doctor asks to speak to Daddy outside. ” Daddy asks me. I shrug my shoulders. I will be okay if Daddy goes. It doesn’t matter. Because I feel like I am alone whether Daddy is with me or not. 43 10 Ashley The night of Nate’s hospital visit, I made sure that I was home in time for dinner. I had called Pete to let him know that I would pick up Swiss Chalet, Nate’s favourite, on my way home. I doled out the chicken and ribs.
I slam into the door. But I’m not fast enough. Dad grabs me. He picks me up. He is holding me too tight. My arms feel all tingly. It’s weird. I’m so scared. “No, no, no . ” I scream. I need to get away. I punch Daddy. I don’t want to. I love Daddy. But I punch him. I need to go outside. “No Daddy . . no, no, nooo! ” 41 My dad holds tighter. I kick hard. As hard as I can. Daddy calls for help. He yells so loud it hurts my ears. Two doctors rush over. ” one asks. “I don’t know,” Daddy answers. ” I’m more scared now that the doctors are asking questions.