Emma was no asleep, she was pretending to be asleep; and, while he was dozing off at her side, she lay awake, dreaming other dreams.
More Quotes from Gustave Flaubert:Since you are now studying geometry and trigonometry, I will give you a problem. A ship sails the ocean. It left Boston with a cargo of wool. It grosses 200 tons. It is bound for Le Havre. The mainmast is broken, the cabin boy is on deck, there are 12 passengers aboard, the wind is blowing East-North-East, the clock points to a quarter past three in the afternoon. It is the month of May. How old is the captain.
Madame Bovary is myself.
Indeed, for the last three years, he had carefully avoided her, as a result of the natural cowardice so characteristic of the stronger sex...
What is the beautiful, if not the impossible.
The heart, like the stomach, wants a varied diet.
I am a man-pen. I feel through the pen, because of the pen.
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A young man is so strong, so mad, so certain, and so lost. He has everything and he is able to use nothing.