All at once we were madly, clumsily, shamelessly, agonizingly in love with each other; hopelessly, I should add, because that frenzy of mutual possession might have been assuaged only by our actually imbibing and assimilating every particle of each other's soul and flesh; but there we were, unable even to mate as slum children would have so easily found an opportunity to do so.
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One last word are you quite quite ure that - well not tomorrow of course and not after tomorrow but - well - some day any day you will not come to live with me I will create a brand new God and thank him with piercing cries if you give me that microscopic hope.
Nothing is more exhilarating than philistine vulgarity.
I want you to leave your incidental Dick, and this awful hole, and come to live with me, and die with me, and everything with me.
Poor Knight he really had two periods, the first - a dull man writing broken English, the second - a broken man writing dull English.
My loathings are simple: stupidity, oppression, crime, cruelty, soft music.
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