The Erotic Quotes

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“In the most common fantasy of ideal love, [...], a woman can only unleash her desire in the hands of a man whom she imagines to be more powerful, who does not depend upon her for his strength. [...] The boundedness and limits within which one can surrender, and in which one can experience abandonment and creativity, are sought in the ideal lover. (p. 120)”
Jessica Benjamin, The Bonds of Love: Psychoanalysis, Feminism, and the Problem of Domination