abyss

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The artist suggests the relationship between these two abysses creates a snowball effect, one in which our actions will lead to our own extinction and that of nature as a whole.
knows how many invisible abysses Break in waves from my personal
And if you gaze for long into an abyss the abyss gazes also into you." In Maile Chapman's debut thriller Your Presence Is Requested at Suvanto we are given characters whose loathsome qualities serve to thinly mask their own personal abysses. Set in the isolated countryside of 1920s' Finland the tone is as detached and frigid as the landscape forcing readers to brace themselves against the chilling and foreboding narrative.