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Michael Ondaatje

“There are betrayals in war that are childlike compared with our human betrayals during peace. The new lovers enter the habits of the other. Things are smashed, revealed in a new light. This is done with nervous or tender sentences, although the heart is an organ of fire.”


Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient
tags: love, war
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