We must declare ourselves, become known; allow the world to discover this subterranean life of ours which connects kings and farm boys, artists and clerks. Let them see that the important thing is not the object of love, but the emotion itself.
Attributed to Gore Vidal on The Daily Dish but I guess it’s not him. I posted it because I thought it was unlike anything I’d ever read about or by him, as this photo is unlike any I’d ever seen.
And who knew he was so sweet-looking as a youth? I didn’t know.