Stravinsky Suite with Harald Kreutzberg and Yvonne Georgi
Photo by Hans Robertson, 1926
I threw back Gala’s head, pulling it by the hair, and trembling with complete hysteria, I commanded:
‘Now tell me what you want me to do with you! But tell me slowly, looking me in the eye, with the crudest, the most ferociously erotic words that can make both of us feel the greatest shame!’
Then Gala, transforming the last glimmer of her expression of pleasure into the hard light of her own tyranny, answered:
‘I want you to kill me!’
Benefit of Clergy: Some Notes on Salvador Dali by George Orwell, an essay at the link.