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The Unbearable Lightness of Being Part 6, Chapter 25

By Milan Kundera

Part 6, Chapter 25

  • Sabina continues to receive these letters until the end of her life, but many of them go unread.
  • When the old man she was living with dies, she moves to California.
  • Her paintings sell well, but she likes American only on the surface. It is still very alien to her.
  • Afraid of being buried and stuck in American soil, Sabina writes in her will that she wants to be cremated and scattered to the winds.
  • Tomas and Tereza had died under a sign of weight; and she wants to die under the sign of lightness.