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Leaving the Enchanted Hunters, Humbert and Lolita embark on their cross-country road trip, still in search of his transcendental moment in the presence of his grail.
As early as the night at the Enchanted Hunters, Humbert recognizes an always already lost paradise:
When their travels take them past the Enchanted Hunters, Humbert forgets the failure of his California dream of Annabel and tries to "save what still could be saved in the way of souvenir, souvenir que me veux-tu?
Humbert's perception of the labyrinthine Enchanted Hunters taps into precisely this notion of a free space disconnected from all other reality, as do questers' accounts of the grail castle.
Quite carried away by his fantasy quest, Humbert transforms into a fully Enchanted Hunter.