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D. H. Lawrence

…no form of love is wrong, so long as it is love, and you yourself honour what you are doing. Love has an extraordinary variety of forms! And that is all there is in life, it seems to me. But I grant you, if you deny the variety of love you deny love altogether. If you try to specialize love into one set of accepted feelings, you wound the very soul of love. Love must be multi-form, else it is just tyranny, just death. — D. H. Lawrence, The Ladybird. (Kessinger Pub Co June 30, 2004) Originally published January 14th 1923.

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