That’s harder to do for an adult writer, but it’s possible. Precisely the reason that, for example, “Mukiwa: A White Boy in Africa,” Peter Godwin’s great memoir of growing up in then-Rhodesia, is so transporting is that, as he writes, “I have tried not to be wise after the event but to describe things as they seemed at the time.”
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Pierre-Jean Franceschi, a church deacon, has presided over dozens of Corsican funerals following violent deaths. He agreed that Mr. Susini “wasn’t someone who seemed destined to die that way.”Delivered in 2-3 bussiness days