The Man Who Was Shot by Marià Vayreda
Approx. 11,970 words.
Published on May 1, 2012 by
From the mountainous hinterlands of Catalonia comes the harrowing tale of a veteran of the Carlist Wars who survives his own execution by firing squad. When he returns from his journey to the hereafter, he is a changed man, known to all of his acquaintances as L'Afusellat--the man who was shot.