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Eaux printanières

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Published: 1947
Language: French
Wordcount: 52,996 / 203 pg
LoC Category: PG
Downloads: 587
Added to site: 2011.10.04 30846

Torrents of Spring translated into French by Michel Delines. The story is said to reveal much of Turgenevs own feelings and private notions on love.

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as une attaque d'apoplexie, dit-il à Pantaleone. Avez-vous des brosses? ajouta-t-il.

Le vieux releva son minois ratatiné.

--Qu'est-ce que vous demandez?

--Des brosses, des brosses, répéta Sanine en allemand et en français.

--Des brosses, ajouta-t-il en faisant le geste de brosser son habit.

Le vieillard comprit enfin.

--Ah! des brosses, Spazzette! Pour sûr nous avons des brosses!

--Eh bien, donnez-les-moi vite, nous déshabillerons l'enfant et nous le frictionnerons.

--Bien... Benone! Et de l'eau sur la tête? Vous ne trouvez pas nécessaire de lui verser de l'eau sur la tête?

--Non... Nous verrons plus tard... Allez vite prendre des brosses.

Pantaleone posa la bouteille à terre, trottina hors de la chambre et revint peu après muni d'une brosse à habits et d'une brosse à cheveux.

Un caniche à poils frisés entra



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