This reads rather like an inverted fairytale. The language is as simple as any fairytale (though perhaps it just suffers in translation) and the narrative runs in a similar way, except, well, sort of in reverse. Instead of a happy ending, you have a miserable ending, and nothing good really truly happens.
None of this is to say that I enjoyed it, because I didn't, at all. But it was interesting in some strange way....Continua