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But he can speak to me anyhow and tell me that I am very very stupid. Myself,
very very stupid? Nonsense. Even sef, this Zaza is not better man. He have no
work and no wife. No shoe and no shirt. He cannot be prouding for man like
stupid man who does not know what is good or bad or not good at all or very bad
at all. All those things that they have been telling us before is just stupid lie. All
that one that Zaza is talking about is not true at all. Zaza have not gone to any ...
And as him papa be stupid man, I know that Urua will also be stupid but you
cannot just see that it is stupid town until you have lived in it for some time. Just
as you will not know that war is foolish until you have fought inside it for some
time and ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing
Difficult and poetic, this text reads more like poetry than fiction. It is, in the end, a very sad book when given thought, but I think the emotion is somewhat lightened by the difficulty of the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lriley - LibraryThing
The challenge on beginning this book for me was getting into the rhythm of Saro-Wiwa's prose . His use of a kind of invented bastardized Nigerian pidgin English mixed in with healthy dollops of satire ... Read full review