Chapter 62 Summary

A dog barks as Humbert gets out of the car and approaches the little shack and knocks on the door. Lolita answers. She is taller, with glasses and a different hairstyle. She is “frankly and hugely pregnant”—but she is still Lolita. She stares at him for a long moment and then invites him in.

Without even saying hello, Humbert asks about her husband. All he can think about is the murder. However, he cannot kill Lolita. As he explains to the reader:

You see, I loved her. It was love at first sight, at last sight, at ever and ever sight.

Lolita points to Dick, a young man in overalls, who is out in the backyard fixing something with a one-armed neighbor. He is...

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