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Election Night in Nicaragua

Sergio Ramirez

‘There was no room in our dreams for another war.’

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair…


Sergio Ramirez

Sergio Ramirez’s fiction includes short stories and the novel To Bury our Fathers.

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Translated by Nick Caistor

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