We are highly vulnerable, then, when desire and deferral turn deadly: Mired in physical and psychological ghettos, watching our friends die and wallowing in our survival guilt when HIV-negative, we may perversely desire an HIV-positive identification to enhance our solidarity with those who are suffering so cataclysmically
, so apocalyptically, so horribly, while at the same time, and quite logically of course, we still want at another level to defer the real suffering and dying of our own individual AIDS-ending.
The last two weeks for the ex-USC star have been cataclysmically
Has there ever been a more cataclysmically
depressing year to be a fan of Scottish football?
One interesting case involved a director who channelled almost pounds 1 million of company funds into his wife's - cataclysmically
unsuccessful - business.
He, along with Chris Bryant and a team of dedicated local activists, set about winning back Rhondda for Labour in the 2003 Assembly elections after it had been lost, convincingly and cataclysmically
, to Plaid Cymru four years earlier.
So I gave her a peck on the cheek, and ran to the pub and got myself cataclysmically
It's only a EUR4 ride out of Naples and the site of the Roman town destroyed when Vesuvius erupted cataclysmically
in AD79 is just yards from the station.
Until lunch Warwickshire were progressing smoothly, but they collapsed so cataclysmically
in the afternoon that their last nine wickets fell for just 74 runs and their last eight for 37.
Labour would still have lost the 1983 election, although probably not so cataclysmically
as they actually did.
A few weeks later, when he was cataclysmically
drunk, and thought I was someone else, he asked me to be his best man.
Although slightly sceptical of the new regime - ``Worry that New Labour will be like having a crush on someone, finally being able to go out with them, and then when you have your first row it is cataclysmically
awful'' - she finds solace in the fact that ``Tony Blair is the first Prime Minister I can completely imagine having voluntary sex with.