By Stephen Smith
During this real tale THE NAMES OF THE residing were CHANGEO to guard THE blameless. these useless CAN'T HIT BACK.
At the age of fourteen I grew to become hooked on amphetamine and for the subsequent two decades took as much as a hundred capsules an afternoon. medicines led me right into a strange lifetime of crime and lunacy. As my dependancy took its toll I fell from being a filthy rich playboy with every little thing cash may perhaps purchase to dwelling within the Salvation military Missions, finishing up at the streets with the winos for over 5 years. Why did all this take place to me? taking a look at little ones this day i'm wondering if a few of them are only many years clear of an identical curler coaster hell-ride. What distinguishes them from the others, the conventional childrens?
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Lord Henry smiled, and looked at Dorian Gray. ‘Am I to go, Mr. ’ he asked. ‘Oh, please don’t, Lord Henry. I see that Basil is in one of his sulky moods; and I can’t bear him when he sulks. ’ ‘I don’t know that I shall tell you that, Mr. Gray. It is so tedious a subject that one would have to talk seriously about it. But I certainly shall not run away, now that you have asked me to stop. You don’t really mind, Basil, do you? ’ Hallward bit his lip. ‘If Dorian wishes it, of course you must stay.
Not at all,’ answered Lord Henry,* ‘not at all, my dear Basil. You seem to forget that I am married, and the one charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties. I never know where my wife is, and my wife never knows what I am doing. When we meet––we do meet occasionally, when we dine out together, or go down to the Duke’s––we tell each other the most absurd stories with the most serious faces. My wife is very good at it––much better, in fact, than I am.
May) Poems published at his own expense; reviews mostly unfavourable, leading to more satirical jibes against him in Punch. (September) Theatre impresario Richard D’Oyly Carte (– ) invites Wilde to undertake a tour lecturing on aesthetic topics throughout North America. (December) London production of his play Vera, on Russian nihilism, cancelled. s. Arizona. (January) Arrives in New York City. The following month he begins a ten-month, highly proﬁtable lecture tour. (December) Signs a contract for the production of his play The Duchess of Padua.
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