Saturday June 6, 2020

Artistic Licence: Life, interrupted

"What is better than to sit by one's fireside in the evening with a book, while the wind beats against the window and the lamp is burning?"

11th March, 2012
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'The hours seem to melt away when social networking is involved'.

"What is better than to sit by one's fireside in the evening with a book, while the wind beats against the window and the lamp is burning? Motionless we traverse countries we fancy we see, and your thought, blending with the fiction, playing with the details, follows the outline of the adventures. It mingles with the characters, and it seems as if it were yourself palpitating beneath their costumes."

So said Monsieur Leon in Madame...

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