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Marguerite Duras

Marguerite Donnadieu, known as Marguerite Duras (4 April 1914 – 3 March 1996) was a French writer and film director.

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    No other human being, no woman, no poem or music, book or painting can replace alcohol in its power to give man the illusion of real creation.
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    Paradoxically, the freedom of Paris is associated with a persistent belief that nothing ever changes. Paris, they say, is the city that changes least. After an absence of twenty or thirty years, one still recognizes it.
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