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She represents the un-vowed aspiration of the male human being, his potential infidelity -- and infidelity of a very special kind, which would lead him to the opposite of his wife, to the woman of wax whom he could model at will, make and unmake in any way he wished, even unto death.
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Marguerite Duras

Marguerite Donnadieu, better known as Marguerite Duras (pronounced [maeg-?it dy-?as] in French) (4 April 1914 - 3 March 1996) was a French writer and film director

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