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Quotation by D.H. Lawrence
Only the desert has a fascination—to ride alone—in the sun in the forever unpossessed country—away from man. That is a great temptation.
D.H. (David Herbert) Lawrence (1885–1930), British author. letter, Sept. 29, 1922, written while in the United States. The Letters of D.H. Lawrence, vol. 4, eds. James T. Boulton, E. Mansfield, and W. Roberts (1987).
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