Hunger wasn’t the only want he’d held for too long.
Even if we know that hunger and love are not the only things that sustain impulse, we also know the profound influence that love and all that depends upon it exercise from time immemorial on the course of events.
However, much like the morality of stealing, the morality of using her body seemed much more vague to her now, when her hunger was such an omnipresent need.
CHAPTER 41 HUNGER Hunger, prolonged, is temporary madness!
Hunger was the inscription on the baker's shelves, written in every small loaf of his scanty stock of bad bread; at the sausage-shop, in every dead-dog preparation that was offered for sale.
Hunger is an animal appetite; a brute impulse suddenly prompts one to strike a blow in anger.