Flaubert Busts De Maupassant

Gustave Flaubert and Guy de MaupassantOn this date in 1878, French novelist Gustave Flaubert busts his protégé, Guy de Maupassant: “You must–do you hear me, young man?–you MUST work more than you are doing.”

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