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lust

A poetic (i.e., non-medical) term for intense sexual desire for another person or, less commonly, an object.
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Rules - also starring Clifton Collins Jr - is set in a US university where the only thing students learn is that one plus one doesn't equal two, as the person they lust after will inevitably be lusting after someone else.
But while Van de Wetering explains changes in the arrangement of the figure and the drapery -- at an earlier stage Bathsheba looked upward and outside the picture space, and for Van de Wetering surely toward the lusting King David -- for the most part he avoids consideration of the larger issues implied by this change.