I should like to know who has been carried off, except poor dear me -- I have been more ravished myself than anybody since the Trojan war.
- Lord Byron Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes
He in a few minutes ravished this fair creature, or at least would have ravished her, if she had not, by a timely compliance, prevented him.
- Henry Fielding Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes
Slowly, but very deliberately, the brooding edifice of seduction, creaking and incongruous, came into being, a vast Heath Robinson mechanism, dually controlled by them and lumbering gloomily down vistas of triteness. With a sort of heavy-fisted dexterity the mutually adapted emotions of each of them became synchronized, until the unavoidable anti-climax was at hand.
- Anthony Powell Visit FamousQuotes.com for more inspirational quotes
A gentleman doesn't pounce he glides. If a woman sits on a piece of furniture which permits your sitting beside her, you are free to regard this as an invitation, though not an unequivocal one.
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