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Vrazhou Kehaya began to grow smaller. He grew smaller before my very eyes,
as if he were made of hoar-frost, so that I involuntarily glanced down at his
sandals, to see whether there was not a pool beneath him. I had seen a man
appear to ...
Vrazhou Kehaya went up to him, trembling with a terrible foreboding. And he said
to the lad : 'Say it, my son — Allah is one. Say it, my son !' He was not speaking,
he was weeping. His son turned his head slowly to him and stared at him.
And when they saw the finest and biggest house, the Turks stopped and
Karaibrahim asked : 'Whose is it?' Vrazhou Kehaya answered him, looking as
small as a well-chewed morsel. He wept and said to him : 'It is mine, Aga.' And
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Earth and Sky shattering book !!!! I read it in Bulgarian my mother's tongue.... I had no idea Bulgaria had a living Literary Giant of the caliber of Kazantzakis... Makes one think if Bulgaria has given birth to men of the caliber of Manol, the main protagonist of the book and movie, then this nation will rise.... I have been fishing in the Rhodope mountain lakes as a kid and they are truly magical... but after I read this book, I started to look at that region of the world with an entirely different outlook... I plan to visit villages in that region and meet people and take photos....
Rami E. Kremesti M.Sc.
One of the best books I have read. It should be historical, but I think is about a values of life and faith. Three brothers one converted in Islam, the other two are still Christians - ready to lose them life, but sticking in its predecessors' religion. They received more support from them Islamic neighbors then coming up rapists. The destiny is curving in different aspects, but the end is loaded with a lot of hope.
It is worth reading this book.