Jan Weiler's new, ravishingly amusing stories about parents whose offspring are fled,
At some point, when puberty turns into adulthood, it's up to mum and dad to transform themselves. Just a moment ago, opponents mutate into the mildly smiled, unsuspecting: parents. And of course they are very badly prepared for this, because that's the way it is: You are 49, feel like 29 - but are treated as if you were 79 and face an uncertain future without mountains of laundry, boys' deodorant and empty chip bags. Worried, you might ask yourself: will the pubescent animals released into freedom find their way back to their home stable? And what will actually happen when all direct debit orders for the children have expired? Will we then be alone forever?