During the Cultural Revolution in China in the mid-1960s, a French diplomat falls in love with a singer in the Beijing Opera. Interwoven with allusions to the Puccini opera "Madama Butterfly", a story of love and betrayal unfolds. Written by
Michael C. Berch <email@example.com>
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The Oriental woman has always held a certain fascination for you Caucasian men. Is that not true?
Yes, but that fascination is imperialist, or so you tell me.
Yes, it is always imperialist. Sometimes... sometimes it is also mutual.
Referenced in Lolita