Ghostly Mysteries: A Mystery Of Love And The Posthumous Joke by Gabriel Marcel

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Obviously at my age one shouldn’t make demands. It all shows that I’ve grown old. None the less, in my life, there was only you so… A Mystery of Love 37 ABEL: Mother, can you believe that I’ve really distanced myself from you. MADAME RENAUDIER: Alas! I don’t believe it, I’m sure of it. Since after the death of your father you supported me; spoiled me. ABEL: Don’t you understand there are certain sorrows that can’t be shared with anyone. You sensed that I was unhappy, didn’t you? MADAME RENAUDIER: I feared you were, but with you it’s sometimes so hard to know.

JACQUES: I had thought, perhaps having the two of you here together. ABEL: Ah! Ah! JACQUES: It was not by accident that I invited you both to come here at the same time. ABEL: Oh! ) You couldn’t be content just to organize walks. JACQUES: You must see that I’m speaking very seriously. My heart was set on the idea. ) Very unwise of you, if you ask me. JACQUES: How is that? ABEL: Damn it, because… JACQUES: What was so imprudent about this plan? A Mystery of Love 49 ABEL: One never knows. JACQUES: But what was I risking, anyway?

I was only thinking of you. As for me I assure you I’m blasé about moonlight strolls in the forest. Besides you were with us in the past when we walked to the Diamond Pond. ABEL: Shh! JACQUES: Why? FLORENCE: Don’t you find it stifling in here? ) JACQUES: But it’s raining; Florence, it’s crazy to go out bare headed in this weather! ) Let me be. I’m not a sugarplum. ) JACQUES: Well what’s the matter with you two? ABEL: What do you mean? JACQUES: Florence and you, what’s going on? ABEL: There is Florence; and then there is me.

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