This makes me think of Romans 7:19.
Build there a “stately pleasure dome”?
Thanks Jef. I discovered a new book I haven’t read yet (Carl Hiaasen’s Squeeze Me).
For a smart kid, Caulfield is talking very slowly. Four days to ask one question?
When ya gotta go, ya gotta go…
They’re going to Mandrake the Magician’s house?
Is it morning already? I just heard a rooster.
Doobie doobie doo! Xanadu’ll do? Good on you! Tootle-oo!
I like all the clothing changes. Nice touch.
“That’s enough out of you!” shouted the man waiting impatiently outside the bathroom stall…
A man gotta do what a man gotta do was probably first said by the wife of a guy who hadn’t done what she wanted him to do. It became an or else maxim found chiseled in the top stone of a pyramid of stones piled on top of the guy’s coffin. As she dusted off her hands and walked away, she was heard to say, That’ll show him.
I love the music of words. This is close to perfect.
“Now that you’re here, now that I’m near, in Xanadu…”Awesome soundtrack. Not a bad little movie.
…and go where you want to go, with whoever you want to do it!
“Do what you want to do,
And go where you’re going to.
Think for yourself, ‘cause I won’t be there with you." —G. Harrison
“The Answer to the Mystery:
Do dum dum dum, da do dum dum" —L. Cohen
“To be is to do.” (Socrates)
“To do is to be.” (Sartre)
“Do be do be do.” (Sinatra)
“Scoo-be Doo-be Do” (Hanna Barbera)
this will probably be a Favorite for years!
Chengdu isn’t that nice.
Is all this about Citizen Kane’s pleasure palace?
Go where you wanna go, do what you wanna do, with whoever you wanna,you want do it with, Caufield.
July 31, 2013