Granata offers this delicious and magic novel inside the genre of the fantastic thing. When Don Laurencio dies, the hamlet reacts unanimously to realize the funeral rite. A very particular rite in which each of the acquaintances of the deceased had to say goodbye in his own way. This way, obligations appear, old histories of love and friendship truncate, while the body moves of here for there. But there is no a suggestive detail: the dead man is not completely dead. His soul, which yet has not transmigrated, makes come to the readers his unusual opinions, which none of his neighbours can know.