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Bitter Lemons: Lawrence Durrell’s Life in Cyprus

📚 “Bitter Lemons” is a fascinating autobiography by Lawrence Durrell that chronicles his life in Bellapais, Cyprus, during the “Enosis” movement. He quickly adapted to the Cypriot lifestyle and became immersed in the community. However, the escalation of conflict made it dangerous for him to stay. His legacy lives on through his writings and the preserved locations that inspired them.