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Louis Aragon



La seule chose qu'il aima d'elle tout de suite, ce fut la voix. Une voix de contralto chaude, profonde, nocturne. Aussi mystérieuse que les yeux de biche sous cette chevelure d'institutrice. Bérénice parlait avec une certaine lenteur. Avec de brusques emballements, vite réprimés qu'accompagnaient des lueurs dans les yeux comme des feux d'onyx. Puis soudain, il semblait, très vite, que la jeune femme eût le sentiment de s'être trahie, les coins de sa bouche s'abaissaient, les lèvres devenaient tremblantes, enfin tout cela s'achevait par un sourire, et la phrase commencée s'interrompait, laissant à un geste gauche de la main le soin de terminer une pensée audacieuse, dont tout dans ce maintien s'excusait maintenant.

Format: Paperback
Published: in France in 1986
Publisher: Gallimard
Pages: 635
Language: French
ISBN 13: 9782070377503
ISBN 10: 2070377504

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