About Romania and Her People: Marcel Proust (Part 2)

Names dear to me, like that of Corcova [a commune in Southern Romania], were as close and beloved as that of Senlis [a commune in France] and a thousand times more beloved than Bonnelles. I was always trembling not see them in any statement [about the German occupation in Romania], and I was blaming myself because I do not know as much as I’d want to the others that I’m sure you hold dear, and which perhaps are loaded with memories of your own [referring to Anton Bibescu], of Emanuel [Bibescu], of Princess of [Martha] Bibescu … You are so present in my the heart in this moment!

People about Romania - Marcel Proust (Part 2)

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