Yes, Karl Ove. If you’re read his autofiction, and if you’re not Norwegian, and if you’re not a member of the literary elite, you probably like him and see much of yourself in his writing. If you are Norwegian or literary, you almost assuredly hate him.
Other kids started chanting. “Come on, Dennis. It’s your turn. DO IT!”
With all my courage, I looked at Patti and stood, expecting angels to gather.