Sweet Death: A Novel
Told with dazzling narrative brilliance and the haunting power of an impassioned soliloquy, an astonishing parable of a woman's obsession of sweets and delicacies is seen. A novel of heartstopping intensity, black humor and passion not easily forgotten.
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I've ordered the wedding cake. Planned for twenty guests, with three cream puffs
per person, it will be a fairly tall set piece. The delivery boy should be here any
minute. I'm getting married tonight, to myself. A sweet wedding. Our alliance has ...
When I open the door and see the Student instead of a wedding cake, I
remember a great moment in novelistic fiction. The interrupted marriage of Jane
Eyre! One solitary and boring afternoon in London, Charlotte Bronte made my
heart race ...
A monster I've made entirely out of fat is going to slip the ring of fidelity onto her
finger and swallow up the wedding cake with its sixty curacao-flavored cream
puffs. Marriage consummated. Difficult to make it all the way to the end, though.
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