Spring in Fialta
by Vladimir Nabokov
Spring in Fialta Quotes
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Memory and the Past Quotes
Back into the past, back into the past, as I did every time I met her, repeating the whole accumulation of the plot from the very beginning up to the last increment — thus in Russian fairy ta...
….the blurred Mount St George is more than ever remote from its likeness on the picture postcards which since 1910… (1)
Fate and Free Will Quotes
This time we had met in warm and misty Fialta, and I could not have celebrated the occasion with greater art, could not have adorned with bright vignettes the list of fate's former services, even i...
I call her Nina, but I could hardly have known her name yet, hardly could we have had time, she and I, for any preliminary. 'Who's that?' she asked with interest — and I was already kissing h...
That day, in the blue shade of the Paris car, Ferdinand was first mentioned: I learned with a ridiculous pang that she was about to marry him. Doors were beginning to slam; she quickly but piously...