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Sylvain Trudel

Du Mercure sous la langue


Frédéric a seize ans et le cancer qui lui grignote l'os de la hanche aura vite fait de clore sa courte existence. A l'hôpital, entouré d'autres adolescents, il profite en accéléré des joies de sa jeunesse avortée. Mais face à sa fin toute proche, Frédéric crie sa révolte. Sous le pseudonyme du " poète Métastase ", il fustige dans ce monologue les quêteurs de bons sentiments et met à nue l'éme des pleureurs. Son courage, il le puise dans le regard de ses parents qui devront l'accompagner dans sa disparition. Au-delà de l'angoisse, son chemin de croix se transforme en un message vibrant d'amour et de générosité. Il se servira de sa mort pour leur apprendre la vie. " Autant l'avouer tout de suite, lire ce Mercure sous la langue (...) est un choc. Terrible. Fantastique. " Martine Laval, Télérama

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 2005
Publisher: 10/18
Pages: 124
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782264041135
ISBN 10: 2264041137

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Du Mercure sous la langue