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Quotation by Vladimir Nabokov
Happy is the novelist who manages to preserve an actual love letter that he received when he was young within a work of fiction, embedded in it like a clean bullet in flabby flesh and quite secure there, among spurious lives.
Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. Speak, Memory, ch. 12 (1966).
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