By Iris Murdoch
Stored from a antisocial adolescence by way of schooling, cheated out of Oxford via a sad love tangle, Hilary Burde cherishes his obsessive guilt and ekes out a residing in a lifeless civil provider activity.
When the guy whom he has harmed and betrayed reappears as head of his division, Hilary hopes for forgiveness, even for redemption and a brand new existence, yet unearths himself haunted by means of a ghostly repetition.
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