By Bret Easton Ellis
The debatable novel a few good-looking serial killer who strikes one of the younger and classy in Nineteen Eighties ny.
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Well, all right. ” “I can go back,” smiled Olga. ” chuckled S taube. “Go back. ” asked Rebrov. ” Rebrov nodded. They turned onto the Ring Road. Olga took the clip out of the pistol and replaced th e four m issing shells. Seryozha examined the tip. ” Olga p u t on the safety catch. The boy took the tip in his m outh and began tu rn in g over the crocodile in his hands. “I w as at C herem ushki M arket today,” said Rebrov. ” asked Staube. “Meat from 15 to 25 roubles a kilo. Pickled cucum bers were seven.
In your head,” added Olga. “T h at’s right,” nodded Rebrov. ” Vorontsov crawled to the centre of the bunker floor and sat down. “Yes. ” “Then, please, let’s have No. ” V orontsov clea re d h is th ro a t a n d spoke, p a in sta k in g ly pronouncing each word: “If I love the sea, and everything th a t resem bles the sea, and m ost of all, if I love it when it angrily contradicts me, if I have w ithin me the joy of the explorer, who urges on the ship into the unknow n, if my joy em braces the joy of the m ariner, if once my exultation h a s exclaimed: the shore h a s d isap p eared , I have shed my last chains now, the sound of infinity su rro u n d s me, in the distance sparkle space and time, well, onward, old heart.
Olga p u t h e r ear to the door and listened. Seryozha also pressed against the door. ” Olga opened the door. They w ent out. Olga carefully pulled the door sh u t, took Seryozha by the arm and led him down the staircase. “We’ll go down the sam e way,” she mumbled. As they w ere going o u t th ro u g h th e e n tra n c e , Seryozha grabbed on to Olga and started to moan. ” she yelled in a loud voice. S ery o zh a p re s se d h is face in to h e r ja c k e t a n d m o an ed louder. ” she laughed.
American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis