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I no longer have nightmares at all. Literature has appeased my anxieties.
I will always defend the legitimacy of literary fiction in expounding historical truth.
I don't believe I have ever invented anything that was not historically true.
I couldn't publish it as long as I was a member of the underground Central Committee. I couldn't risk having my photo in the newspaper while I was crossing the border illegally.
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On the last morning of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War, I built a fire and sat facing a window of darkness where at sunrise I knew I would find the sea.
December 10, 1923
June 7, 2011
Jorge Semprún Maura was a Spanish writer and politician who lived in France most of his life and wrote primarily in French.
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