A biting satire of a specific despot and a deeply human allegory of the fragility of goodness and the contagion of unchecked power.
Set twenty-odd years from now, it opens on sufferer quantity One—Vladimir Putin, mostly forgotten in his presidential dacha, serviced via a small coterie of condo employees, drifting out and in of his thoughts of the previous. His nurse, charged with the twenty-four-hour care of his sufferer, is blissfully unaware that his colleagues are utilizing their a variety of positions to skim funds, in terribly inventive methods, from the head in their employer’s doubtless inexhaustible riches.
But whilst a family members tragedy implies that the nurse unexpectedly must discover a fantastical amount of cash quick, the dacha’s chef shall we him in at the mystery international of backhanders and bribes occurring round him, and opens his eyes to a brewing warfare among the employees and the hot housekeeper, the ruthless new sheriff in town.
A brilliantly forged modern-day Animal Farm, The Senility of Vladimir P. is a coruscating political fantasy that exhibits, via a good guy slipping his moral moorings, how Putin has not just bankrupted his kingdom economically, yet has additionally lowered it culturally and spiritually.
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