Audiobook sample

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Not Yet Rated


This is a piece by Charles Bukowski. It's meant to be read in a calm manner with no exaggeration implemented in the voice.

Vocal Characteristics



Voice Age

Young Adult (18-35)


North American (General)


Note: Transcripts are generated using speech recognition software and may contain errors.
we waited and waited all of us. Then in the shrink know that waiting was one of the things that drove people crazy. People waited all their lives. They waited to live. They waited to die. They waited in line to buy toilet paper. They waited in line for money and if they didn't have any money they waited any longer lines. You waited to go to sleep and then you waited to awaken. You waited to get married and you waited to get divorced. You waited for it to rain. You waited for it to stop, You waited to eat, then you waited to eat again. You waited in a shrink's office with a bunch of psychos and wondered if you were one of them. I must have waited so long that I slept and I had been awoken by the reception of shaking me. Mr Blaine Mr Blaine, you're next. She was an ugly old gal. She was uglier than me. She startled me. Her face was very close to mine. That's what death must be like. I thought like this old gal honey. I said, I'm ready. Follow me, she said