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Dangerous Liaisons

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His valet Azolan tells Vicomte Sébastien de Valmont, "Oh I shouldn’t worry if I was you, sir." (0:18)

Madame Marie de Tourvel tells Valmont, "I can’t understand how someone whose instincts are so generous could lead such a dissolute life."
Valmont: ”You needn’t worry.” (0:22)

Marquise Isabelle de Merteuil tells Valmont, "My self-esteem demanded it." (0:36)

Cécile de Volanges faints when her mother, Isabelle’s cousin, Madame de Volanges, reads one of her letters. (0:40)

Valmont tells Cécile, "Nothing to worry about." (0:49)

/taxonomy/term/8002Valmont tells Madame de Volanges, "I shouldn’t worry, Madame." (0:51)

Valmont tells Isabelle, referring to Marie, "Once she surrendered, she behaved with perfect candour, total mutual delirium..."
Isabelle: ”I’m not in the mood for confidences.”
”Illusions, of course, are by their nature sweet.”
Valmont: ”I have no illusions.” (1:20)

Isabelle tells Valmont, referring to Le Chevalier Raphael Danceny, "... he’s completely devoted to me, and, I suspect, better equipped to provide me with happiness and pleasure than you are, in your present mood." (1:35)

Valmont tells Isabille, "I have been more than patient with this little whim of yours, but enough is enough."
”... unless you prefer this, if memory serves, rather purgatorial sofa.” (1:43)

Valmont deliberately kills himself with Danceny’s sword. (1:49)

Marie dies. (1:53)

Isabelle rages, reacting to Valmont's deathh. (1:53)