After her death in 1971 - she was buried, per her instructions, in Lausanne, beside a bed of white flowers - Palasse-Lubrunie found a line written on a card in her great aunt's wallet very different in tone:
"The life we lead is nothing, the life we dream of is the existence that matters, because it will continue after death."
- excerpt from Vogue
Amen sister. Amen.