A bestseller in the Netherlands, Marieke Lucas Rijneveld’s radical debut novel The Discomfort of Evening offers readers a rare vision of rural and religious life in the Netherlands.
Author: Marieke Lucas Rijneveld
Publisher: Graywolf Press
The discomfort of their abode , the horror of being prisoners , the separation from
the King and his family , the severity which this separation seemed to foreshadow
to themselves — all these made them seriously uneasy , especially the poor ...
the courage to face the very rough journey from the sea - coast , and the
discomfort of having to lodge in some wretched native hut , or else in a tent .
Nevertheless , sundry helpless cripples were carried up , and after a course of
baths , taken ...
When Edgar found that the unhappy occurrence at Pau was known, he asked
eagerly after Alice, blessing the ... had never seen a spark of even animal
yearning towards the infant, only angry impatience of the discomfort and
Although the conversation does take place , it is constantly interrupted by
references to the external world — draughts , lost glasses , the discomfort of
evening dress , modern print , rheumatism , etc. — which keeps impinging on the
Author: Christine Reynier
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Nature imperatively claimed a solạce which could not have been safely divined ,
and such was the relief that soon the head was hopefully uplifted , the young
voice rang out in its most playful chimes , and Columba dwelt less on the
Author: charlotte m. yonge
NIGHT SWEATS | Hand - held fan | Lavender water Bowl of tepid water We know
from research that night sweat is a ... Washcloth Sponge Relief from night sweats
Cooling yourself with tepid water will help ease the discomfort of night sweats .
Author: Miriam Stoppard
Publisher: Dk Pub
Category: Health & Fitness
As the cancer advances, symptoms may include: • Vague but persistent pelvic
pain or pressure, abdominal discomfort, ... are unable to take estrogen, you can
minimize the discomfort of night sweats by lowering the thermostat in your
Author: Reader's Digest Association
Publisher: Readers Digest
Their introduction therefore raises problems of providing special transport and
canteen facilities , and of increased remuneration for the discomfort of night work
. Since the employment of women and young persons at night is prohibited in
Author: International Labour Office
Category: Textile fabrics
... at night—two degrees below freezing-point—that the outside of the tents were
thickly incrusted with ice, and the officers and men, unable to sleep for cold, were
to be seen Add to the discomfort of cold the constant night-alarms of the enemy, ...
Detroit has found that such improvement in illumination on 31 miles of main
thoroughfare reduced the night - to - day fatality ratio ... The reasons for this
condition involve an awareness on the part of motorists of night hazards and
I apologized to my host explaining I mistook him for a work - a - day farmer and
had no idea that I had been invited to a formal dinner party . He did his best to put
me at ease , I forgot my discomfort and enjoyed the evening , and I got to know ...
Author: Mary Boutflour
And, what's more, probably having a better time than I should if I were actually
there in the flesh. I have all the enjoyment of traveling with none of the discomfort.
And every night, if I like, I can go to a different place. Every five minutes, I should ...
Category: American literature
Oh ! he was a cunning man was Gaspard de Lunel , a very cunning man ; and he
had plotted marvellously well ; but ... For many days Gaspard de Lunel stayed on
in this little out - of - the - way hostel , seldom stirring abroad , except when the
shades of evening were deepening into ... would think over the past and the
future , until wearied in mind and body he would return to the discomfort of his
Author: Harriet Gabourel
at my first visit , with a history of relief ment until the eleventh , eight days after
lasting about two hours , or less , after my first visit ... of the operation , and being
much imExamination of the urine drawn the proved , was able to perform the
irrigation night ... and the patient seemed I felt doubtful as to the property of any
well , save the discomfort of a large cysiocal treatment to the bladder , on account
42 OCTOBER 20 , 1967 PRICE 6d THE OLD CHINEE ! by Nellie Smith , Gowa
and Namiwawa PRAYER OF HIS HOLINESS ... Only five women had arrived the
first evening and all had a very uncomfortable night owing to the mosquitoes .
STYLES AFOOT acnow lace with is corset but reover OTHING new under the sun
, " runs the with a white embroidered dot finds a charming as silk ... but one surely
has never known the nightgowns trimmed with not afford the luxury of the silken
weave . anything just like the many novelties ... discomfort of the oldtime " stays .
Author: W. J. Thorold
The night that succeeded is vividly impressed on my memory , by the extent of its
discomfort - a large earthenware jar containing a lizard ( Teguexin ) , in
methylated spirits , breaking in my cabin , so that I was almost suffocated , from
Author: Robert Oliver Cunningham
Category: Natural history
He had through the mists of evening , or flying kept the country side in mortal fear
for ten | like a shadow in the distant ... of the discomfort of such an arrangeado if
they turned their backs on their ment , the Maltby folk answered signi , colours .
Category: English literature
There was another source of discomfort , and indeed of some danger , connected
with this temporary place of worship . ... began to attend morning and evening
service on the Lord's day , and many of them likewise attended the week - night ...
Author: William Shaw