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The passion for a pretty instep that Pushkin shared with Goethe would have been
called "foot-fetishism" by a modern student of the psychology of sex. The Count in
Wahlverwandtschaften (1809), pt. I, ch. 11, thus describes the charm of ...
12 by jealous torment; as for myself, unto my lot there fell a flaming passion XVIIC
— passion for banking games! neither the gifts of liberty, nor Phoebus, nor fame,
nor feasts could have lured me, 4 in years agone, away from cards. Pensive, all ...
The draft of notes for the 1833 edn. reads (PD 172): Somebody asked an old [serf
] woman: "Was it passion that brought you to the altar, Granny?" "Sure, my dear,
passion," she answered. "The steward and the village bailiff were in such a ...
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I've read another translation before in proper verse, and while I understand that the story's not the same without the rhymes, Nabokov's rendering is, I think, as close to perfection as I will come until I can read the original. Consulter l'avis complet
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