TANNER. [seizing her in his arms] It is false: I love you. The Life Force enchants
me: I have the whole world in my arms when I clasp you. But I am fighting for
my freedom, for my honor, for myself, one and indivisible.
TANNER. [groaning] Oh, that clutch holds and hurts. What have you grasped in
me? Is there a father’s heart as well as a mother’s?
ANN. Take care, Jack: if anyone comes while we are like this, you will have to
TANNER. If we two stood now on the edge of a precipice, I would hold yo...
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