Altazor O El Viaje en Paracaidas
Nací a los treinta y tres años, el día de la muerte de Cristo; nací en el Equinoccio, bajo las hortensias y los aeroplanos del calor. Tenía yo un profundo mirar de pichón, de túnel y de automóvil sentimental. Lanzaba suspiros de acróbata. Mi padre era ciego y sus manos eran más admirables que la noche. Amo la noche, sombrero de todos los días. La noche, la noche del día, del día al día siguiente. ...
Black Box
1 People rarely look the way you expect them to, even when you’ve seen pictures. The first thirty seconds in a person’s presence are the most important. If you’re having trouble perceiving and projecting, focus on projecting. Necessary ingredients for a successful projection: giggles; bare legs; shyness. The goal is to be both irresistible and invisible. When you succeed, a certain sharpness will ...
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
To Sherlock Holmes she is always _the_ woman. I have seldom heard him mention her under any other name. In his eyes she eclipses and predominates the whole of her sex. It was not that he felt any emotion akin to love for Irene Adler. All emotions, and that one particularly, were abhorrent to his cold, precise, but admirably balanced mind. He was, I take it, the most perfect reasoning and observing...