Reading with a Broken Heart: The Only Way to Read Ibsen

A well-worn and well-loved copy of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House/Ghosts/Hedda Gabler/The Master Builder, straight from the motherland

Full disclosure, guys. I just experienced a break up right before New Year’s Eve.

Now, it wasn’t a very long relationship, only a few months. The commitment wasn’t very intense due to the relationship’s brevity. Β But it was meaningful; it was fun. I’m naturally quite down about the split, but I think things are relatively peaceful and a friendship can be managed from the rubble. I learned a great deal in a brief period of time, and though I’m a tad bitter, such is the way of the world and the price of falling in love.

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