She claims she romanced her way into a bad marriage,
a self seduction of an ontological orgy of nuptials
Sure, irony still gets me off, she mused, but a believe
in myth is the new climax, and this sleeping beauty is
And the French ha ha about the little death, when
extinction is the new foreplay, and say hey anyway,
Reason is the old pornography.
I finished John Le Carré’s Legacy Of Spies.
A summing of the Smiley works and back plotting The Spy Who Came In From The Cold. I enjoyed the prose but, the moral efficacy of Leamas thrashing the innocent grocer to leave a blood trail for the Soviet spy hounds received short shift. But maybe that’s just a first read take on a multiplex moral conundrum.
Found this interesting. A polling of the audience pre-debate found 25 percent undecided.