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Irritated though she had been by his first detachment, Evelyn could appreciate the swoop of contrast. Exasperated she might be, but never bored, never secure. This richness and danger between them satisfied all her needs. She was more afraid of losing Miles than of coming to an end of his resources, but the possibility of losing him only added to his value. She prayed that she might manage him coolly; she had had experience of men; the only experiences she had not had was of her own heart whose intemperance might betray her.
-Family History by Vita Sackville-West