de Katela, Uttar Pradesh , India
it made me want to devote my murderous ass to Christ
Come for the existential angst, stay for the gorgeous language. I'm not sure I fully understood what McCarthy was trying to get at with this book (I've read he spent 20 years writing it, off and on), but I have drawn my own conclusions and have taken what I consider my due from it, according to the effort I put in while reading it. I feel there is much more to be gleaned than I managed, and I cheer on any who delve more deeply. If you're curious what my interpretation of the text is, here: (view spoiler) Like I said, there's bound to be a heck of a lot more to unpack here. I didn't read it with my critical eye switched on.