Jean Cocteau Quote

That pile of paper on his left side went on living like the watch on a dead soldier's wrist.


On his visit to the deathbed of Marcel Proust, as quoted in "Cocteau: The Great Enchanter" by Edmund White Vogue (May 1984)

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That pile of paper on his left side went on living like the watch on a dead soldier's wrist.

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That pile of paper on his left side went on living like the watch on a dead soldier's wrist.

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That pile of paper on his left side went on living like the watch on a dead soldier's wrist.

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That pile of paper on his left side went on living like the watch on a dead soldier's wrist.