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The heart gets tired too; and it falls apart bit by bit, like an old cloth wears out in the wash.
The worst thing…is to leave your own town, where even the stones know you, and it must break your heart to leave them behind on the road.
The neighbours had come out like snails after a rainstorm, and all down the road you heard the continuous murmur of people talking from doorway to doorway.
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Giovanni Carmelo Verga was an Italian realist writer, best known for his depictions of life in his native Sicily, and especially for the short story Cavalleria Rusticana and the novel I Malavoglia.
I Malavoglia (1881)
Mastro-don Gesualdo (1889)
La Lupa (1896)
Vita dei campi (1881)
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