[I Had Cooperated. I Could Not Have Refused. I Was Smitten With Her, Half In Love But Also Afraid, Because In My Life (and She Seemed To Know This) I Had Not Loved Anyone Without Having Been Wounded. Love Was Power And Possession, Love Caused Pain: You Were Never More Exposed Than When You Were In Love, Never More Wounded; Possession Was An Enslavement, Something Stifling.]

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