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Diary of a Drug Fiend Quotes by Aleister Crowley
I saw them glitter with triumphant malice ; and for a moment she and Lou and cocaine and myself were all inextricably interlocked in a tangled confusion of ruinous thought. Then he hit me in the face as I sat. I felt the need of smashing something into matchwood, and I was all messed up about it because djary was Lou that I wanted to smash, and at the same time she was the most precious and delicate piece of porcelain that ever came out of the Ming dynasty or whatever the beastly period is.
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Diary of a Drug Fiend Quotes
Drugs are bad m’kay. I thought the Chamber- ddug would pick me up, and swallowed a couple of glasses. There is even a parody of the Creed. The patron appeared to know our friends very well He welcomed them with even more than the usual brench fussiness. It’s only a passing fashion, ifend course, but while it’s on, one’s really out of it if one doesn’t do the right thing. One goes off at a tangent, a fresh, fierce, fantastic tangent, on the slightest excuse.
It takes a lot of faith to believe that the plan outlined can meet with any success. I drg of a very refined race, keenly observant and easily nauseated. They seemed so unworthy of the men. You could take it in all sorts of ways.
At its conclusion we were seated once more at the table. The liberty of art is unreasonably curtailed.
Instead of using any of the ordinary greetings, he said in a very low, clear voice, very clear and vibrant, as though tense with some inscrutable passion: It is not recommended, however, for its analysis of narcotism, although it is not too far of the mark when it indicates that the cause of the addiction is to be found in the maladjustment of the individual in modern life.
Her hands were deathly thin.
He promised to put in a good word for me as he knew Grant Richards well and was influential as being a man of sound business and literary judgment. I was the chief of sinners in my time, in the English sense of the word.
The world went black before my eyes. We understood perfectly ; we expressed the fact in every subtle harmony of glance and gesture. She was a half-blood negress from North Africa.
I looked across at Lou. He lay there whimpering. Every vowel is drawn out as long as possible. Open Preview See a Problem? Here, for example, is diarh midnight invocation recited by King Lamus, the Big Lion.
That’s no reason for suspicion.
Our own voices sounded far, far off. We were free, free for ever, from the fetters of our birth! Unfortunately, my plan for publishing the book in August was not adopted.
He saw nothing 42 The Diary of a Drug Fiend particularly wrong with us except youth and enthusiasm, and he was very sorry that it would take three weeks to turn us off.
Let him enter in turn or at once the four gates; let him stand on the floor of the palace. Awfully queer thing, I tell you—reminds one of the atmospherics that one gets in wireless ; and they give one a horrible feeling.
The thing that really pleased me about the whole business was the clause in the will. It is not a pleasing book, but Mr. The brandy had brought back the colour in her cheeks. He said Hutchinson or Collins. Glad I decided to give this one a go.
Diafy is in fact the meaning of the legend of ” The Fall.
It shows the crash, reality After trying to read the purposefully nonsensical “Book of Lies,” I thought Crowldy start with something a little more “enjoyable” – Diary of a Drug Fiend. Mar 16, Keith rated it really liked it Recommended to Keith by: