Tender is the Night
"I haven’t seen Paris since I’ve been grown," said Rosemary. "I’d love to see it with you."
"That’s nice of you." Did she imagine that his voice was suddenly metallic? "Of course we’ve been excited about you from the moment you came on the beach. That vitality, we were sure it was professional – especially Nicole was. It’d never use itself up on any one person or group" (1.8.15-16).
"All my beautiful lovely safe world blew itself up here with a great gust of high explosive love," Dick mourned persistently. "Isn’t that true, Rosemary?"
"I don’t know," she answered with a grave face. "You know everything" (1.13.12-13).
"People used to say what a wonderful father and daughter we were […]. We were just like lovers – and then all at once we were lovers – and ten minutes after it happened I could have shot myself – except I guess I’m such a Goddamned degenerate I didn’t have the nerve to do it" (2.3.34).