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“The next greatest pleasure to love is to talk of love.”
“So each will have two lives, a doubled state; / Each in himself will live, and in his mate.”
“A woman's heart always has a burned mark.”
“Kiss me again, again, kiss me again! / Give me one of the luscious ones you have, / Give me one of the loving ones I crave: / four hotter than burning coals I shall return.”
Louise Labé, French poet
(1525 - 1566)
Also known La Belle Cordière.