Synopsis in 114 words “City, movement, night, narrow world, death, terror, dream, school, fatality, desperation, cruel and sometimes fatal destination, mature mangos, also biches with salt and lemon, wind, heat, wind and heat at the same time that is to say, an unbearable hot wind, stones and powder of open streets, I silence, calm down, well-being, end of the world, abyss, to conjugate the verb “to eats” for English class, suffering, cane and pepper, heaviness, to walk looking to the floor, slack, monotony, laziness, hardships, parties of fifteen, Shit, vomit and of bottom the “blue Danube”, sobs, rong rong giant alarm clocks, ring rign, early rising telephones, screams, blood, cowardice, anguishes, it anguishes and it anguishes to the umpteenth power, ah! and guards of schools that play angelical asses.” [BR]
Work by Colombian writer Andres Caicedo is divided into three basic stories, "suitor", "Angelita and Miguel Angel" and "Time of the marsh", which tells the concerns and desfortunas three young vallecaucanos the years 70 . Although the stories have a historical context and space defined (year 70''sy Cali), the essence of the situations experienced by these characters manage to young readers today are reflected in the pages of this book, because These characters become very familiar to young people: go to school, to parties fifteen years, read porn magazines hidden, they fall in love but also fall into a deep sadness.
The suitor wants to Angelita, Angelita has a brother who called Carevaca and besides that wants to Michelangelo, which is why the suitor falls into a profuno laziness around now, in the opinion of the reader is whether Michelangelo wants to Angelita , but it definitely is crazy about Berenice, which is not good to give pointers to avoid damaging the reading of this book. [BR] The above is just a string of actions that hilación of mandera overall shape is narration, but these wires across the work of Caicedo, hence one of the reasons for the special worth exploring his work. Caicedo has become a benchmark for young writers who admire and / or seek to continue his work, work is not completed because of the suicide of the author to 25 years of age.