"Marylou was watching Dean as she had watched him clear across the country and back, out of the corner of her eye – with a sullen, sad air, as though she wanted to cut off his head and hide it in her closet, an envious and rueful love of him so amazingly himself, all raging and sniffy and crazy-wayed, a smile of tender dotage but also sinister envy that frightened me about her, a love she knew would never bear fruit because when she looked at his hangjawed bony face with its male self-containment and absentmindedness she knew he was too mad."
ur ON THE ROAD av JACK KEROUAC, 1957
Åh Jack. Jag håller andan och förundras över de mest fulländade formuleringar och ordkombinationer. Låt mig alltid förföras såhär.