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Caviar is the eggs of a fish, usually a sturgeon, black and shiny and served on small pieces of toast at parties to which you are not invited. As
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“Sade's manicheistic dualism sees the world as irredeemably evil; vice must always prosper, virtue always despair. There is no hope for us as we are now.[...]Sade's vision is utterly without transcendence.”
Angela Carter, The Sadeian Woman: And the Ideology of Pornography

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“They look around the world and think: ‘There must be something better!’ But there isn’t. Sorry, chum. This is it. What you see is what you get. Only the here and now.”
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“Don’t walk into a place like you wanna buy it, walk in like you own it.”
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“The rich can afford to be virtuous, the poor must shift as best they can.”
Angela Carter, The Sadeian Woman: And the Ideology of Pornography

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“One of Sade's singularities is that he offers an absolutely sexualised view of the world, a sexualisation that permeates everything, much as his atheism does and, since he is not a religious man but a political man, he treats the facts of female sexuality not as a moral dilemma but as a political reality.”
Angela Carter, The Sadeian Woman: And the Ideology of Pornography

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