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2016-01-12 21:39:55 Post No. 7577721
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I get aroused when I read Women in Love. The way he describes Gerald's mastery of the Horse and when Gerald and Rupert wrestle.
How do any of you feel about arousal and literary appreciation? Is it something to conquer? Does it distract from the art?
I suppose one could say that it falls in line with Lawrence's attempt to remind us of the importance of the body and it's experience, but maybe he did not have this in mind.