The Memory of Love By Aminatta Forna
The Memory of Love is a 2010 novel by Aminatta Forna in regards to the experiences of three males in Sierra Leone.
Freetown, Sierra Leone, 1969. On a sizzling January night that he’ll bear in mind for many years, Elias Cole first catches sight of Saffia Kamara, the spouse of a charismatic colleague. He’s transfixed. Thirty years later, mendacity within the capital’s hospital, he recollects the will that drove him to acts of betrayal he has tried to justify ever since. Elsewhere within the hospital, Kai, a gifted younger surgeon, is desperately attempting to neglect the ache of a misplaced love that torments him as a lot because the psychological scars he nonetheless bears from the civil warfare that has left a complete individuals with horrible secrets and techniques to maintain. It falls to a British psychologist, Adrian Lockheart, to assist the 2 survivors, however when he too falls in love, previous and current collide with devastating penalties. The Memory of Love is a heartbreaking story of extraordinary individuals in extraordinary circumstances.