New PDF release: Remembrance of things past

By Marcel Proust

Certainly one of Proust's strongest and enduring works, Swann's manner is simply as worthy interpreting this day because it used to be while first released. This bright translation breathes an entire new existence into the phrases at the web page.

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He was delighted to find that Swann associated with people who had known them. My great-aunt, however, interpreted this piece of news in a sense discreditable to Swann; for anyone who chose his associates outside the caste in which he had been born and bred, outside his 'proper station,' was condemned to utter degradation in her eyes. in) have sometimes shewn their favours. She objected, therefore, to my grandfather's plan of questioning Swann, when next he came to dine with us, about these people whose friendship with him we had discovered.

Ah! There's M. Swann," cried my father. in) contrived to make Swann feel since his marriage. She found an opportunity to draw him aside for a moment. But I followed her: I could not bring myself to let her go out of reach of me while I felt that in a few minutes I should have to leave her in the dining-room and go up to my bed without the consoling thought, as on ordinary evenings, that she would come up, later, to kiss me. "Now, M. " "Come along and sit down here with us all on the verandah," said my grandfather, coming up to him.

In) "Yes," aunt Céline went one better. " "I don't deny it," answered Swann in some bewilderment. "The fault I find with our journalism is that it forces us to take an interest in some fresh triviality or other every day, whereas only three or four books in a lifetime give us anything that is of real importance. Suppose that, every morning, when we tore the wrapper off our paper with fevered hands, a transmutation were to take place, and we were to find inside it--oh! " He articulated the title with an ironic emphasis so as not to appear pedantic.

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