“But who can remember pain, once it’s over? All that remains of it is a shadow, not in the mind even, in the flesh. Pain marks you, but too deep to see. Out of sight, out of mind.” ― Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale
Surfacing by Margaret Atwood OLLIE topic Young woman goes home to Canadian wilderness to look for her missing father. Learns a lot about herself and her 3 companions. Lots of different themes.,,,,, Canadian nationalism. Insanity, memory, relationships.