Teeth and Spies by Giorgio Pressburger

Teeth and Spies

Giorgio Pressburger

A life told through the narrator's teeth, humorous, dramatic and touching - how many lovers has he had, is he a spy? Should make you take care of your teeth!

Extract

LL5, was for me, an anonymous tooth without any special meaning, until the moment when, at the age of fifty, I unexpectedly discovered its enormous importance. It seemed that the premolar had waited so long in order to reveal itself at once on a date and time, as happens with fate, attacks, revelations, death.

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