We do not mistrust women who are not ‘our type’, we let them love us, and if we then come to love them, we love them a hundred times more than the others, without ever experiencing in their arms the satisfaction of gratified desire.
 Marcel Proust, Finding Time Again (1927). copy citation

Author Marcel Proust
Source Finding Time Again
Topic satisfaction experience
Date 1927
Language English
Note Translated by Ian Patterson