Wat die oog gesien het – kortverhale | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies
Christine Barkhuizen-Le Roux
Human & Rousseau
In this collection of stories the narrator portrays people and their dependence on each other with both tenderness and humour. Some stories are set on farms and in rural towns, while others find unexpected similarities in strange lands.
The wife of a hard hearted farmer embroiders a quilt for her beloved tree. The resigned reaction of a farm worker’s wife leads her employer to new understanding. A Turkish boy shows a Western woman his father’s precious Quran.