Rebecca's Reviews > The Ravishing of Lol Stein

The Ravishing of Lol Stein by Marguerite Duras
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
135573
's review

it was amazing
bookshelves: faves

Tale of a woman who loses her sanity when rejected. Duras tends to eroticise consciousness. But, the distinction of madness is love.

"she had lived her early years as though she were waiting for something she might, but never did, become


2 likes · flag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Ravishing of Lol Stein.
Sign In »

Quotes Rebecca Liked

Marguerite Duras
“She had lived her early years as though she were waiting for something she might, but never did, become.”
Marguerite Duras, The Ravishing of Lol Stein

Marguerite Duras
“In a certain state of mind, all trace of feeling is banished. Whenever I remain silent in a certain way, I don't love you, have you noticed that?”
Marguerite Duras, The Ravishing of Lol Stein

Marguerite Duras
“That she had so completely recovered her sanity was a source of sadness to her. One should never be cured of one's passion.”
Marguerite Duras, The Ravishing of Lol Stein


Reading Progress

Finished Reading
April 8, 2008 – Shelved
July 10, 2008 – Shelved as: faves

No comments have been added yet.