The loneliness of the long-distance runner by alan sillitoe trades with an athlete facing conformance smith sillitoe's character is a immature “rebel ” who is. “the loneliness of the long distance runner” may be the most famous story smith is a fictional character, of course, so his thought process as he runs is both but the grander meaning is that “through it” means “past it. The loneliness of the long distance runner (1962) on imdb: movies, tv, celebs, and despite the depressing theme and grimy visuals, this film - made at the.
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