C'est égal by Agota Kristof

By Agota Kristof

Un homme est changé en statue au second où il embrasse son chien pour l. a. dernière fois. Une femme explique au docteur qu'elle ne comprend pas remark son mari a pu se fendre le crâne sur une hache en tombant de son lit. Un enfant, accompagné d'un puma ' splendide, beige et doré ', marche au bord d'un canal où il croisera son père pour un rendez-vous décisif. Ce père qui, dans los angeles toute dernière histoire, l. a. plus autobiographique certainement, ' ne s'est jamais promené major dans los angeles major avec sa fille ' et termine ses jours ' dans une terrible ville industrielle, qu'il n'avait jamais aimée '. Vingt-cinq textes baignant dans une atmosphère étrange et émouvante, qui ont été composés au fil des années, dès le début de l'exil d'Agota Kristof hors de Hongrie, en 1956. Peut-être los angeles half l. a. plus secrète de son oeuvre.

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What does it mean? Josh’s boyfriend: It means you’re the ultimate twink. That’s why we all keep rimming you. You’re God. Enjoy. Mackerel: But you don’t fistfuck God. Josh’s boyfriend: Says who? Mackerel: The Bible. Josh’s boyfriend: You don’t have a Bible yet. You have to die first. I promise you it’ll be Proustian, whatever that means. I’ll buy a thesaurus, whatever that is. I’ll put in lots and lots of sex so gay guys will buy it. I’ll make you look like whomever you want. Name it. Mackerel: Okay, who’s the cutest boy in the world?

Because you exist in the rational 26 UGLY M A N world, you have to watch his perfect ass fade away into the background and form a disconsolate circle jerk. The sky over Arkansas picks up on your vibes and grows silvery dark like one-way glass. On the other side of it, God’s jerking off. The hicks think weather abnormalities are a sign that Armageddon has arrived and decide to rape their kids before they die. Mackerel rides his bike through streets filled with children’s lustful screams. He eventually stops at Josh’s boyfriend’s house and falls into your trap.

Right, babe? Josh’s boyfriend: Pretty much. Well, rape in the broadest sense. If it’s ever been called gay sex, it’s in your future. Mackerel (smugly): A hero’s still a hero. Arkansas boy’s dream to save the world from Bin Laden crushed by evil pedophile ring. Americans love that shit. Psychic (in a sixteen-year-old’s voice): Yeah, until they do the autopsy and find enough sperm in your ass to start a small third world country. We’ll see how heroic you are after they drag your whorish, drugged-out lifestyle through the tabloids.

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