《儿子与情人》(Sons and Lovers)是20世纪英国作家戴维·赫伯特·劳伦斯的著作。他的作品包括小说、诗歌、戏剧、散文、游记和书信等。是一名非常具有争议的作家，他的很多作品都受到过猛烈地抨击和批评。《儿子与情人》的主线之一是以劳伦斯和杰茜的私情为蓝本，前半部着重写了保罗和其母亲之间奥狄甫斯式的感情。后半部则着重写了保罗和两位情人克拉拉和米里艾姆之间两种不同的爱。
《儿子与情人》(Sons and Lovers)中英文对照
Everything seemed so different, so unreal. There seemed no reason why people should go along the street, and houses pile up in the daylight. There seemed no reason why these things should occupy the space, instead of leaving it empty. His friends talked to him: he heard the sounds, and he answered. But why there should be the noise of speech he could not understand.
Hearing the clack of the gate she stood in suspense. It was a bright grey day. Paul came into the yard with his bicycle, which glittered as he walked. Usually he rang his bell and laughed towards the house. To-day he walked with shut lips and cold, cruel bearing, that had something of a slouch and a sneer in it. She knew him well by now, and could tell from that keen-looking, aloof young body of his what was happening inside him. There was a cold correctness in the way he put his bicycle in its place, that made her heart sink.
In appearance he remained the flower of the family, being well made, graceful, and full of life. His dark brown hair and fresh colouring, and his exquisite dark blue eyes shaded with long lashes, together with his generous manner and fiery temper, made him a favourite. But as he grew older his temper became uncertain. He flew into rages over nothing, seemed unbearably raw and irritable.