The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The American by Henry James:|
and the most beautiful women."
"Settle down in Paris, then. There are no mountains that I
know of, and the only lake is in the Bois du Boulogne,
and not particularly blue. But there is everything else:
plenty of pictures and churches, no end of celebrated men,
and several beautiful women."
"But I can't settle down in Paris at this season, just as summer
is coming on."
"Oh, for the summer go up to Trouville."
"What is Trouville?"
"The French Newport. Half the Americans go."