"It was love at first sight."
"Scarlett O'Hara was not beautiful, but men seldom realized it when caught by her charm, as the Tarleton twins were."
"All this happened, more or less."
"Well, Prince, Genoa and Lucca are now no more than private estates of the Bonaparte family."Well, Prince, so Genoa and Lucca are now just family estates of the Buonapartes. (Maude/Maude)
"He lay flat on the brown, pine-needled floor of the forest, his chin on his folded arms, and high overhead the wind blew in the tops of the pine trees."
"In the late summer of that year we lived in a house in a village that looked across the river and the plain to the mountains."
"The boulevard du cange was a broad, quiet street that marked the eastern flank of the city of Amiens."
"A screaming comes across the sky."
"Granted: I'm an inmate of a mental institution; my keeper watches me, scarcely lets me out of his sight; for there's a peephole in the door, and my keeper's eye is the shade of brown that can't see..."
"Dr. Iannis had enjoyed a satisfactory day in which none of his patients had died or got any worse."