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The Silt of Time and the Wings of the Obstacle

Some fictional considerations about the opposing forces of love: obstacle and time, virtue and wickedness, voluptuousness and pain

Contents
  1. Lettres portugaises, Princesse de Clves, Nouvelle Hlose
    1. Love: sickness and grace
    2. Love: flesh and spirit
    3. Love and time
    4. The mud of time and the wings of the obstacle
  2. Les liaisons dangereuses
    1. Valmont and Tourvel
    2. Omnipotence, omniscience and self-control
    3. The power of evil
    4. The technique of disguise and the use of exchanged masks
Roma 1997, 2003, 2010
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