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Within The Tides

by Joseph Conrad

This invites readers on an enthralling voyage where hidden emotions, unpredictable currents of love and loss, and the timeless clash between dreams and reality converge. Within these pages, readers will embark on four captivating tales, each set against the backdrop of the vast and unforgiving sea. From the shimmering isles of the South Pacific to the desolate shores of the Americas, Conrad weaves a tapestry of human emotions, exploring the depths of longing, regret, and the relentless pursuit of elusive desires. The first story, "The Planter of Malata," delves into the treacherous depths of the human heart as a young man grapples with his own moral ambiguity in the face of love and loyalty. "The Partner" unravels a tale of greed and deceit aboard a ship, where two men's destinies intertwine with devastating consequences. In "The Inn of the Two Witches," the melancholic tale of a forlorn woman unfolds, highlighting the overwhelming power of passion and the price one is willing to pay for it. Finally, "Because of the Dollars" explores the inner turmoil of a captain who finds himself caught between the allure of fortune and the call of duty. As Conrad's masterful prose transports readers to the heart of each story, the relentless power of the sea serves as a metaphor for the depths of the human soul, offering both solace and uncertainty. Within The Tides is a mesmerizing collection that navigates the uncharted waters of the human condition, leaving readers breathless and yearning for more. Prepare to be swept away by Joseph Conrad's timeless exploration of the human spirit, where the mysteries of the ocean mirror the complexities of our own existence.

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Poland, England

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski, was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language. Though he did not speak English flu...

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