Many view it as a man drawn to his doom by his infatuation for a younger woman, and youth in general.
The German infatuation with Atatürk and Turkey waned after the Beerhall Putsch.
There is, after all, a basic difference between the soft glow of infatuation and the hard realities of a long-term relationship.
But the infatuation with the Ottomans reflects something deeper as well.
Sure, they share certain characteristics: the adult themes, the infatuation with antiheroes, the cinematic art direction.
Their infatuation had therefore its pitiable as well as its outrageous aspect.
Of the infatuation of this animal for castoreum he saw several instances.
But the government and nation are not yet forsaken by their infatuation.
She struggled with all her power against this infatuation, and had come to Paris.
Nothing could exceed the imbecility and infatuation of the Austrian generals, Wallis and Niepperg.