It’s an incremental, iterative journey. You don’t magically arrive. Ever. You just strive to get closer.
“I will cover you with love when I see you, with caresses, with ecstasy.”
In the Observer profile Marie is quoted as saying, “I wrote to express my worldview/subjectivity because it felt then that no one had any idea.” Isn’t this why people write?
Henry James is an author that many people love to hate. The scars of reading James too early or too quickly––or reading the wrong Henry James altogether––can take a lifetime to heal, which is a shame, because his stories are some of the most memorable in fiction.