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Virginia Woolf

The Lady in the Looking-Glass

    Randalendary2007has quotedlast month
    As for her letters, they were all bills. Look, as she stood there, old and angular, veined and lined, with her high nose and her wrinkled neck, she did not even trouble to open them.
    Randalendary2007has quotedlast month
    he stood naked in that pitiless light. And there was nothing.
    Randalendary2007has quotedlast month
    For it was another fact—if facts were what one wanted—that Isabella had known many people, had had many friends; and thus if one had the audacity to open a drawer
    Randalendary2007has quotedlast month
    But, outside, the looking-glass reflected the hall table, the sunflowers, the garden path so accurately and so fixedly that they seemed held there in their reality unescapably.
    Ikshvaa Shahhas quoted2 years ago
    Under the stress of thinking about Isabella, her room became more shadowy and symbolic; the corners seemed darker, the legs of chairs and tables more spindly and hieroglyphic.
    Ikshvaa Shahhas quoted2 years ago
    In each of these cabinets were many little drawers, and each almost certainly held letters, tied with bows of ribbon, sprinkled with sticks of lavender or rose leaves.
    Ikshvaa Shahhas quoted2 years ago
    As for facts, it was a fact that she was a spinster; that she was rich; that she had bought this house and collected with her own hands—often in the most obscure corners of the world and at great risk from poisonous stings and Oriental diseases—the rugs, the chairs, the cabinets which now lived their nocturnal life before one's eyes.
    Neva Singlahas quoted2 years ago
    collected with her own hands—often in the most obscure corners of the world and at great risk from poisonous stings and Oriental diseases—the rugs, the chairs, the cabinets
    Neva Singlahas quoted2 years ago
    she had never married
    Neva Singlahas quoted2 years ago
    sabella had known many people, had had many friends;
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