[letter]

Reading experience

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[letter]

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

"Towards the end of the war I would receive a letter in her tiny, rounded hand, one of those wartime ""pre-mission"" letters, intended for onward transmission only if the writer did not return. Two sentences in particular would burn into my mind, and whenever I thought of them I would hear her voice in my head: ""You suffer because you are the man you are. I did not always know how to give you the understanding you need."""

Source

Gorbals Boy at Oxford

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO15
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Glasser, Ralph
Aged 29-30 [Experience was between 1945 and 1946, born in 1916]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 1945 - November 11 1946
Time of Reading Experience
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EXT13
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EXF1
Place of reading experience
England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Rachel was Glasser's girlfriend, lost in action on an intelligence mission

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Accessed on 2020/04/05 13:21:09

Related place
England
Related people
Glasser, Ralph
Related text or manuscript
Gorbals Boy at Oxford
Related place
England
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[letter]

Reading experience
Identifer:
ukred-20332

Evidence

"Towards the end of the war I would receive a letter in her tiny, rounded hand, one of those wartime ""pre-mission"" letters, intended for onward transmission only if the writer did not return. Two sentences in particular would burn into my mind, and whenever I thought of them I would hear her voice in my head: ""You suffer because you are the man you are. I did not always know how to give you the understanding you need."""

Source

Gorbals Boy at Oxford

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
EuRED : text form
TFO15
EuRED : text provenance
TPR207

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Glasser, Ralph
Aged 29-30 [Experience was between 1945 and 1946, born in 1916]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 1945 - November 11 1946
Time of Reading Experience
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EXT13
EuRED : experience frequency
EXF1
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England
EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
Rachel was Glasser's girlfriend, lost in action on an intelligence mission

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Gorbals Boy at Oxford
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/76863
Accessed on 2020/04/05 13:21:09

Related place
England
Related people
Glasser, Ralph
Related text or manuscript
Gorbals Boy at Oxford
Related place
England
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