"You lie there," he said softly, and he shut the door, so that it was dark, quite dark.Citizens are expected to understand the rules that our government has presented to us, abide by these rules for our own well being and freedom, and serve our communities and government back.
, when it was the subject of a landmark obscenity trial (Regina v.Due to this infamous history, the novel is most widely known for its explicit descriptions of .These occur in the context of a plot that centers on Lady Constance Chatterly and her unsatisfying marriage to Sir Clifford, a wealthy Midlands landowner, writer, and intellectual.To Connie, her lover ’seemed so unlike a gamekeeper, so unlike a working man anyhow, although he had something in common with the local people’.Lawrence emphasises this point by the use of dialect, a theme that emerges more explicitly from Maxine Peake’s exemplary reading.And there his hand softly, softly, stroked the curve of her flank, in the blind instinctive caress. And closing his hand softly on her upper arm, he drew her up and led her slowly to the hut, not letting go of her till she was inside.
She had found her scrap of handkerchief and was blindly trying to dry her face. Then he cleared aside the chair and table, and took a brown, soldier's blanket from the tool chest, spreading it slowly. His face was pale and without expression, like that of a man submitting to fate.
His heart melted suddenly, like a drop of fire, and he put out his hand and laid his fingers on her knee. But then she put her hands over her face and felt that really her heart was broken and nothing mattered any more.
He laid his hand on her shoulder, and softly, gently, it began to travel down the curve of her back, blindly, with a blind stroking motion, to the curve of her crouching loins.
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This last of Lawrence’s novels reflects the author’s belief that men and women must overcome the deadening restrictions of industrialized society and follow their natural instincts to passionate love.
It depicts a woman’s experience of the exquisite pleasure of good sex, her apocalyptic disappointment in bad sex, and her fulfillment in truly making love.