The Heart of the Matter
Scobie is an officer in a war-torn West African state. When he is passed over for a promotion, he borrows money to send his wife away on holiday. In her absence, he falls in love with Helen, a young widow, and his life is transformed. With an inability to distinguish between love, pity and responsibility, Scobie moves towards his final damnation...Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - gypsysmom - LibraryThing
I've never read anything by Graham Greene before but this book was chosen by the LT 1001 Books Group as the August 2017 read and it seemed like a good place to start. I found the subject matter ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tommi180744 - LibraryThing
Greene piles angst on angst with the religiosity he's known for - it could be tedious - however, this author's eloquent style coupled with sharp observation of the human condition keeps the reader ... Read full review