Already Gone

Paris, 1949

She sat down again; but she watched the clock while he went on walking up and down and smoking. Neither of them could think of anything more to say. In every parting there comes a moment when the beloved is already no longer with us.

Gustave Flaubert
Sentimental Education (1869)

Photo by Robert Frank: Paris, 1949

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