OMG...I was so depressed listening to this on tape I wanted to slit my wrists. Second, I had a very difficult time with the language. Normally I am not offended by foul language in a book, but this just seemed over the top to me. I don't know if it is becauseIt was a very short audio book (4 CDs)so I listened to it in one shot and don't know if that could have been an issue either! I need to do his book [b:The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao|297673|The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao|Junot Díaz|http://d.gr-assets.com/books/1349041446s/297673.jpg|3281466] and will probably read it.