Smarmy Alligator

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Flowery prose alert! Flowery prose alert! Gross, dude:

“For thousands of years, something in the eternally lustrous metal has driven people to the outer edges of desire – to have it and hoard it, to kill or conquer for it, to possess it like a lover.”

Behind Gold’s Glitter: Torn Lands and Pointed Questions (NYTimes)


Written by laura k

October 24, 2005 at 5:22 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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