Some men like to undress a woman with a single gaze;

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Denis Benitez indulged in a far more presumptuous pastime. He could wrench the hidden truth from every woman who passed him in the street.

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Since in their eyes he no longer existed,

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since he was no longer a physical presence in their world,

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he had discovered that he had a talent for invisibility

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which allowed him to brush by women like a ghost,

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to spy on them

and steal their secrets.

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~ from the The Thursday Night Men, by Tonino Benacquista

communicants:

Masculin, féminin (1966)

communicants:

Masculin, féminin (1966)

(via melecwi)

"I’ve always planned to be a failure anyway, that’s why I plan to marry an extremely wealthy woman." (Nick Smith)
Metropolitan, Whit Stilman
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"I’ve always planned to be a failure anyway, that’s why I plan to marry an extremely wealthy woman." (Nick Smith)

Metropolitan, Whit Stilman

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opsimath:

one who learns only late in life

walkingpictures:

Flâneur’s Umbrella on Flickr.
I have the right umbrella for my kind of work.

walkingpictures:

Flâneur’s Umbrella on Flickr.

I have the right umbrella for my kind of work.