By Diana Athill
A vintage memoir via the writer of the New York Times bestseller Somewhere in the direction of the End.
When Diana Athill met the guy she calls Didi, she fell in love immediately and out of affection simply as quick. Didi’s quirks, which initially seemed so captivating and candy, quickly published a darker side—he used to be a gambler, a drinker, and a womanizer, very unlikely to dwell with yet very unlikely to disregard. After a Funeral explores the years in their friendship; a interval that culminated in Didi’s suicide (in Athill’s apartment). This bravura paintings “gives a brand new measurement to honesty, a brand new comprehension to like” (Vogue).
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