Sodomites


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Sodomites

insisted on having sexual intercourse with angels disguised as men. [O.T.: Gen. 19]
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Alors que les figures du pederaste et de l'inverti s'imposent peu a peu en France, dans la colonie, le sodomite domine toujours les representations.
Lot cares little for his daughters' honour since his main concern is to protect his guests from homosexual rape, which is why he openly urges the Sodomites to "letes my gestes one" and use the daughters instead in any way they please.
Of the rules, there was only one: Spaniards were not allies with sodomites, or at least they were reluctant to admit it.
The scene is in one sense an attempt to claim back this excess of sodomitical enjoyment and to make it at the same time an identificatory process for the sodomites themselves.
Based on Annie Proulx's short story for The New Yorker, it is the tale of two sodomite sheepherders, Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger) and the aptly named Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal), who "fall in love" when forced into a tent on a cold night watching the herd.
Butterflies Will Burn: Prosecuting Sodomites in Early Modern Spain and Mexico.
Fond of Paisleyites; hates: armalites, Trimble-ites, Trotskyites, sodomites, stalactites and stalagmites.
Bray pointed out how, in the sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries, "sodomy," in Hammond's rendering, "was more of an ideological category than an erotic preference: sodomites were bracketed with Jesuits, Spanish spies, and werewolves as agents of social and moral subversion," a "way of thinking" that "provided no resources for self-definition" (9).
Women, sodomites, and the men of other nations were despised and yet necessary 'others'.
There's since been a return to the seventh century, when sodomites were executed by having a wall pushed over on them.
By the time the reader is finished reading Part Two, he/she clearly understands how the Church erroneously came to believe that its Bible forbade sodomy (the term of the era) and came to view sodomites (again, the term of the era) as enemies of God and the social order.
In uprooting the signs of sexuality from their conventional biological types, the Sodomites divulge the secret that nothing but signs comprise notions of sexuality.