Oscar Wilde – The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)

by vyh

“Are you very much in love with him?” he asked.

She did not answer for some time, but stood gazing at the landscape. “I wish I knew,” she said at last.

He shook his head. “Knowledge would be fatal. It is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things wonderful.”

(Lord Henry and the Duchess)

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