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Angela Carter

Like wild beasts, she lives without a future. She inhabits only the present tense, a fugue of the continuous, a world of sensuous immediacy as without hope as it is without despair. —  Angela Carter, The Bloody Chamber: Wolf-Alice. Gollancz 1979)

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