But he knew he was immoderate -- worse than that, temporarily deranged. ['Herzog']
иногда, стереть хочется всю свою жизнь, час за часом, радость за радостью, поступок за поступком. "извините, не получилось". ‎- свежий снежостчек
и шуточки и остроты и подколки, и метафоры, и puns и каламбуры, и цитаты и строчки, и портреты и имена и даты. ‎- свежий снежостчек
и профиль и щетину и мешки под глазами, и морщины, и шрамы и пол-фаланги среднего пальца, и ресницы и волосы. ‎- свежий снежостчек
в Герцоге все написано -- It was enough to make a man pray to God to remove this great, bone-breaking burden of selfhood and self-development, give himself, a failure, back to the species for a primitive cure. к кольчецам спущусь и усоногим. ‎- свежий снежостчек
But in the morning she would have liked him to disappear. And he was not used to this; he was used to being a favourite. ‎- свежий снежостчек
'What makes you think I intend to have a lifelong affair with you? I want some action.' ‎- свежий снежостчек
I bind others to my feelings, and opress them. ‎- свежий снежостчек
He fought the insidious blight of nostalgia in New York -- softening, heart-rotting emotions, black spots, sweet for one moment but leaving a dangerous acid residue. ‎- свежий снежостчек
дай почитать пожалуйста ‎- liquidgold
боюсь только нескоро -- я очень, очень медленно читаю и вообще, и сейчас в частности. просто цежу понемногу. и это будет очень изношенный, мною лично залитый портвейном paperback .) ‎- свежий снежостчек
Yes, he was capable of killing her. And yet, while filled with horrible rage, he was able also to shave and dress, to be the citizen on the town for an evening of pleasure, groomed, scented, and his face sweetened for kisses. ‎- свежий снежостчек
He wondered at times whether he didn't belong to a class of people secretly convinced they had an arrangement with fate; in return for docility or ingenuous good will they were to be shielded from the worst brutalities of life. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Gave him strength to carry a heavy-buttocked woman to the bed. Oh, yes -- still in fleeting moments the young and glossy stud -- such as he really had never been. ‎- свежий снежостчек
что-то густо сегодня. ‎- свежий снежостчек
He continued shaving, like a blind man, by touch and by sound, the sound of bristle and blade. ‎- свежий снежостчек
так это "Херцог" Сола Беллоу, is that right? ‎- liquidgold
@liquidgold -- да. все что по-английски, то есть, это из нее. а ты что сначала подумала? .) ‎- свежий снежостчек
я ничего не подумала, я уточнила. вот заказала себе на амазончике ‎- liquidgold
эх. только я придумал что надо тебе подарить ее, а @squadette Lighthousekeeping. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Why, to get laid is actually socially constructive and useful, an act of citizenship. ‎- свежий снежостчек
He inhaled the odors of stone, of urine, bitterly tonic, the smells of rust and of lubricants, felt the presence of a current of urgency, speed, of infinite desire, possibly related to the drive within himself, his own streaming nervous vitality. ‎- свежий снежостчек
полного текста оригинала сверху сети нет, прежде чем набрать руками пробую найти друга-цитировавшего; попадаю в разные увлекательные места типа такого http://oldroads.org/blog/2009/09/through-new-york-city-with-h... на этот раз. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Strict and literal truthfulness was a trivial game and might even be a disagreeable neurotic affliction. ‎- свежий снежостчек
напомнило (извините): "He could hear sounds from all over London, a murmuring. And as he listened, it resolved itself into its components, cars and arguments and music. He felt as if the music was everywhere, all around him, a hundred different rhythms in counterpoint, a tapestry being woven underneath him." и всякое такое ‎- liquidgold
ага, а это откуда? ‎- свежий снежостчек
оттуда же откуда и это http://squadette.livejournal.com/164571.html (лучшая эротическая сцена ever, 'Heal me, he thought'), и вот этот проход http://squadette.livejournal.com/161559.html, и вот этот http://squadette.livejournal.com/249497.html :) ‎- liquidgold
"Abcities existed as long as the cities. Each dreams the other. ...If you are brave enough to try, you might be able to catch a train from UnLondon to Parisn't, or No York, or Helsunki, or Lost Angeles, or Sans Francisco, or Hong Gone, or Romeless " ‎- liquidgold
Moses had learned from Madeleine that when a woman was done with a man she was done with him utterly. ‎- свежий снежостчек
He clasped Ramona closer, felt that she was swelling, bursting, heart in the body, body in the tight-fitting red dress. ‎- свежий снежостчек
She sensed that he was strongly agitated, missed his habitual vagueness, the proud air of abstraction in which M. E. Herzog, Ph. D., had once been clothed. ‎- свежий снежостчек
кочегар Мапкин и кочегар Редьюскин ‎- псы в рапиде
имелся ввиду скорее машинист Мапин и кочегар Редьюскин ‎- свежий снежостчек
Is this, by chance, the reality you have been looking for, Herzog, in your earnest Herzog way? Down in the ranks with other people -- ordinary life? By yourself you can't determine which reality is real. Any philosopher can tell you it's based, like all rational judgement, on common proof. Only this particular way of doing it was perverse. But it was only human. You burn the house to roast the pig. It was the way humankind always roasted pigs. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Whereas a man like me has shown the arbitrary withdrawal of proud subjectivity from the collective and historical progress of mankind. And that is true of lower-class boys and girls who adopt the aesthetic mode, the mode of rich sensibility. Seeking to sustain their own version of existence under the crushing weight of mass. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Thanks to Ramona he had no need to be greatly envious, but a little envy of the young was quite natural too. ‎- свежий снежостчек
Those strange lights, Herzog's brown eyes, so often overlaid with the film or protective chitin of melancholy, the by-product of his labouring brain, shone again. ‎- свежий снежостчек
I am lying in a hammock, chin on breast, hands clasped, mind jammed with thoughts, agitated, yes, but also cheerful, and I know you value cheerfulness -- true cheerfulness, not the seeming sanguinity of Epicureans, nor the strategic buoyancy of the heartbroken. ‎- свежий снежостчек
[x] strategic buoyancy of the heartbroken. ‎- свежий снежостчек
The knowledge that he was done with these letters. Whatever had come over him during these last months, the spell, really seemed to be passing, really going. ‎- свежий снежостчек
over, one of the most lasting and intense reading experiences in my life. хочется сказать спасибо за компанию но, строго говоря, некому. ‎- свежий снежостчек