Thursday, December 24, 2020

“Pestilential and longed-for”

Two staircases. Odette will travel one, to her old dressmaker’s apartment. Swann now travels the other, in the home of the Marquise de Saint-Euverte.

Marcel Proust, Swann’s Way, trans. Lydia Davis (New York: Viking, 2002).

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[Anfractuosity : “a winding channel or course especially : an intricate path or process (as of the mind).”]

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