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Comprises nine keynote articles, and seventy four contributed articles and posters. additionally comprises files of 2 net dialogue lists and a range of digital lectures in chemistry. summary: includes nine keynote articles, and seventy four contributed articles and posters. additionally comprises data of 2 web dialogue lists and a variety of digital lectures in chemistry
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The subtext of these narrative fillers: sexuality is an irresistible drive that has to be satisfied so that one doesn’t have to think about it anymore. ” The difference is not merely semantic, it reflects two worldviews: in the latter case it is a matter of a pressing, animal need, like hunger or thirst, and in the former of a complex act that gives rise to a whole erotics, love that makes us as much as we make it, a subtle construction rather than a physical evacuation. Ceremony on the one hand, bestiality on the other.
Whereas the lover stammers, the seducer swaggers: he shows off his skill, his gold and scarlet, and goes straight for his target, infallible. (The male cruiser is the plebeian version of the worldly charmer; preferring slaughter to subtlety, he endures endless snubs and has a tried and true line from which he never deviates. ) Anyone who lacks this skill mourns missed opportunities: what might have happened but didn’t—the word that was not uttered, the gesture that was not made. Cruising for sexual partners leads to aggression; you speak to a stranger in a public place, you accost him or her (accosting was originally a pirates’ term).
A skirt-chaser? People who like digressions. They prefer the hunt to the capture, sensation to emotion: certain romantic places call imperatively for an Seduction as a Market ♥ 41 affair, it matters little with whom. They are equally moved by an ugly woman or a fat man: they care little about the appearances because the only thing that matters is the shock of the new. How long it lasts or what kind of exchange is involved does not interest them; they find their joy in furtive contact, the whirlwind of rendezvous.