By Albert Camus
Jean-Baptiste Clamence is a soul in turmoil. Over numerous drunken nights he regales an opportunity acquaintance together with his tale. From this winning former legal professional and doubtless version citizen a compelling, self-loathing catalogue of guilt, hypocrisy and alienation pours forth. "The Fall" (1956) is an excellent portrayal of a guy who has glimpsed the hollowness of his lifestyles. yet past depicting one man's disillusionment, Camus's novel exposes the common human situation and its absurdities - and our innocence that, as soon as misplaced, can by no means be recaptured.