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The Unbearable Lightness of Being Part 6, Chapter 27

By Milan Kundera

Part 6, Chapter 27

  • In death, Franz belongs completely to his wife, as he never had before.
  • She took over everything, including his funeral.
  • The pastor spoke about their conjugal love having withstood many tests and trials.
  • Franz's student-mistress is there too, in the back row.
  • She gets physically sick during the funeral and has to be taken away.