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Quotation by Vladimir Nabokov
Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three, on the teeth. Lo. Lee. Ta.
Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977), Russian-born U.S. novelist, poet. Humbert Humbert (narrator), in Lolita, pt. 1, ch. 1 (1955).
Opening paragraph of novel.
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