Such a gentle, loving look this implies, but in the end neither of the two lovers wants to take the consequences of their actions.

‘… whose eyes rested on her like morning on the flowers.’

Source: George Eliot, Adam Bede (Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1985 (1859)), p. 195

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