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  • ...ah, god, the good old days, when I said kiss me - all it took - kiss me and you came ... a youthful thing, I'd say, like the nervous spill of a boy who thinks he has you pinned in the backseat of his father's Ford but can't get it in and gurks instead on your hand or wets your thigh...

    - William Gass, The Tunnel

    May 11, 2009

  • Ha ha!

    December 31, 2008

  • This sounds like the first room in a MUD.

    December 31, 2008

  • To belch.

    "You are an infant. The bards drool your praises. The grown-ups pat your teeny-weeny bottom. They call you bambino and piccaninny. You adore teddy bears. You gurk. You wear coatees, shawls, gowns, bonnets, bootees..."

    - G.V. Desani, All About H. Hatterr (1945), p. 146 of NYRB 2008 edition

    December 31, 2008