The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from A Sentimental Journey by Laurence Sterne:|
had left Paris; and if so, whether I had not left a letter
addressed to her.
As the fair FILLE DE CHAMBRE was so near my door, she returned
back, and went into the room with me for a moment or two whilst I
wrote a card.
It was a fine still evening in the latter end of the month of May,
- the crimson window curtains (which were of the same colour as
those of the bed) were drawn close: - the sun was setting, and
reflected through them so warm a tint into the fair FILLE DE
CHAMBRE'S face, - I thought she blush'd; - the idea of it made me
blush myself: - we were quite alone; and that superinduced a second