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Confidence, one among Henry James’s early and lesser-known novels, is the fascinating tale of a couple of yank expatriates—an artist and a scientist—traveling during the nice towns of Europe.

Romantic issues take place whilst the 2 previous neighbors come upon very diversified girls on their travels, proposals and rejections stick to, yet all ends fortunately for everyone.

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We can only guess. Had he the chance, his paymaster might have recorded three consecutive payments for Andy Warhol’s straddling (siu-shooter drawn)Elwis, emerging like a giant. No, to original sin. No, to final salvation. No, to . , innocence. ” Here, we have Caravaggio parrying in the game of signs; Cardinal 33 Barberini paradoxically imploding in his fashionable generation’s violent and destructive systems of interpretation. Traps within a trap. ” Three payments for a metaphor. ” Three payments for Caravaggio’s interpretation of a myth; one we recognize to be both as real and as fanatic as a dark massing of birds.

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