It is not the artistic aptitudes that are secondary sexual characters as some shams and shamans have said; it is the other way around: sex is but the ancilla of art.
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He broke my heart. You merely broke my life.
The tiny madman in his padded cell.
Do those clowns really believe what they teach?
Solitude was corrupting me. I needed company and care.
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I was always a mean and lean athlete - not tall - not large.
I can say now: all the combatants who participated in the fight for freedom in South America came to Algeria; it's from there that all those who fought left. We trained them, we arranged for the weapons to reach them, we created networks.
Ahmed Ben Bella