Elizabeth Bowen Quote

Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope, it is impossible.


The Death of the Heart (1938)

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Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope, it is impossible.

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Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope, it is impossible.

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Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope, it is impossible.

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Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope, it is impossible.