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Old 07-31-2015, 12:21 AM
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Originally Posted by brianpatrick View Post
I saw Humbert as a perv the whole way through.

I saw his pleas for understanding as a delusional ruse the whole time. This is what I found fascinating about the character.
I love the idea that every perv/evil person in literature is a hero in narrative unto themselves. And the writers vicariously purge themselves.

Present company excluded, of course.
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