I don't want any second-hand, spurious sensations; I want the knowledge that leaves a trace — that leaves strange scars and stains and reveries behind it.
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submitted by cakemouse, June 21, 2010
From the story "A Bundle of Letters" by Henry James - in the letter From Louis Leverett, in Paris, to Harvard Tremont, in Boston
This quote was added October 12, 2009.