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You have promise, Mlle. Dubois, but you must choose between an operatic career and what is usually called "a normal life." Though
Society bristles with enigmas which look hard to solve. It is a perfect maze of intrigue.
A husband who submits to his wife's yoke is justly held an object of ridicule. A woman's influence ought to be entirely concealed.
The artist must be in his work like God in his Creation, invisible and all-powerful, so that he is felt everywhere but not seen.
Woman submits to her fate; man makes his.
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