Motherhood - The Awakening

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  • Motherhood
    • Restricting Potentials
      • "a responsibility she blindly assumed and for which Fate had not fitted her"
      • "The children appeared before her like antagonists who had overcome her; who had overpowered and sought to drag her into the souls slavery for the rest of her days"
      • "FOR MY LOVER - "so naked and a monument"
      • TIMER - "cardy, apron, pants, bra" "head, arms, breasts, womb, legs"
    • Burdensome
      • "with a flaming outspoken revolt against the ways of Nature, she witnessed the scene of torture"
      • "awakening to find a new life... added to the great unnumbered multitude of souls that come and go"
      • "she was fond of her children in an uneven impulsive way"
      • FOR MY LOVER - "the children like delicate balloons"
        • "carried each one... protesting... her face flush-ed
    • "Mother-Women"
      • Adele Ratignolle
        • "heroine of romance and the fair lady of our dreams"
        • "beauty... flaming and apparent"
        • "blue eyes... sapphires" "lips... of cherries"
        • FOR MY LOVER - "she was melted carefully down for you...cast up from your childhood"
      • [Old Madame Pontellier] "hungry for them  - even a little fierce in her attachment to them"
      • "idolised their children, worshipped their husbands"
      • "with extended, protecting wings" "grow wings as ministering angels"
      • FOR MY LOVER - "three children under the moon, three children drawn by Michael-angelo"


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