"but to me they [natural impressions of surprize and admiration] sensibly prov'd the power and full dominion of the sole passion of my heart over me, a passion in which soul and body were concenter'd, and left me no room for any other relish of life but love"
— Cleland, John (bap. 1710, d. 1789)
See John Cleland, Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure, 2 vols. (Printed [by Thomas Parker] for G. Fenton [i.e Ralph Griffiths] in the Strand). <Link to ESTC>
Reading Fanny Hill: Or, Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (New York: Modern Library, 2001).