A Search For Donald Cottee

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A Search for Donald Cottee is a comic tragedy about individualism. Donald is an internet Quixote. He and Poncho Suzie, have retired to Benidorm. Don has finished his education and Suzie has turned the corner of her illness. Their new life is an eternal holiday. To record the precious experience, they blog. But they can never escape their origins. Episodes from the past reappear. There is money in vice, more in property, even more in trading people. Don and Suzie are determined to do good works, but, in the final analysis, when the jigsaw of lives is broken apart, it appears that perhaps the pieces never did fit. So finally, still trying to do good, Donkey Cottee and Poncho Suzie leave us with an enigma.

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A Search For Donald Cottee

Submitted: September 17, 2012

A Search for Donald Cottee is a comic tragedy about individualism. Donald is an internet Quixote. He and Poncho Suzie, have retired to Benidorm. Don has finished his education and Suzie has turned the corner of her illness. Their new life is an eternal holiday. To record the precious experience, they blog. But they can never escape their origins. Episodes from the past reappear. There is money in vice, more in property, even more in trading people. Don and Suzie are determined to do good works, but, in the final analysis, when the jigsaw of lives is broken apart, it appears that perhaps the pieces never did fit. So finally, still trying to do good, Donkey Cottee and Poncho Suzie leave us with an enigma. Read Chapter


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