If you want to make a movie out of my book, have one of these faces gently melt into my own, while I look.
More Quotes from Vladimir Nabokov:This, to use an American term in which discovery, retribution, torture, death, eternity appear in the shape of a singularly repulsive nutshell, was it.
In and out of my heart flowed my rainbow blood.
I cannot disobey something which I do not know and the reality of which I have the right to deny.
There is nothing more atrociously cruel than an adored child.
We had been everywhere. We had really seen nothing. And I catch myself thinking today that our long journey had only defiled with a sinuous trail of slime the lovely, trustful, dreamy, enormous country that by then, in retrospect, was no more to us than a collection of dog-eared maps, ruined tour books, old tires, and her sobs in the night - every night, every night - the moment I feigned sleep.
Some people, and I am one of them, hate happy ends. We feel cheated. Harm is the norm.
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