Friday, December 16, 2011

QotD: Stores selling artificial limbs, wig-makers, dental mechanics, loft manufacturers of perfumes, pomades, novelties, essential oils ...

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Stores selling artificial limbs, wig-makers, dental mechanics, loft manufacturers of perfumes, pomades, novelties, essential oils. A point where dubious enterprise touches Skid Row
- Word Virus: The William S. Burroughs Reader


Burroughs, much like Oscar Wilde, can turn a phrase faster than an aesthete can tipple their absinthe.

At left, a store window, certainly not in Skid Row, in Sao Paulo, Brasil.

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