The Dead are Silent

by Arthur Schnitzler · Upper-Intermediate

This story, written by an Austrian author, deals with an affair that takes place between a man and a married woman. It’s been going on for a long time and the man is getting tired of the secretive lifestyle they must lead. While the woman loves him deeply, she is always anxious about being discovered because she cannot leave her husband and child. But an accident changes all that, when it is too late (4,720 words).

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