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The fountain of Arethusa

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Description: Reading the French Garden: Story and History
~When Hyacinth’s letter was brought to me, inviting me to the feast Oronte was having on his property at Vaux, I was in my apartment. I was in that state of light melancholy that often disturbs women while they are women. My heart, moreover, was pained by the sad rumbling over Oronte’s head. I had always considered Hyacinth’s friend and protector...
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