Marquis de Sade presents “My Earlier Years” (circa 1763) –> slide 2
- educated by uncle, an AbbÃ©
- (he was later arrested in a brothel)
- of course, went to Jesuit lycÃ©e myself
- (all the best libertines are Jesuits).
Marquis de Sade presents “The Happy Times” (circa 1763-1777) –> slide 3
- repeatedly abused servants (sexually, naturellement)
- wife helped
- went to Italy
- escaped from the Fortress of Miolans
- good times!
Jacque The Screw presents “Right Bastard” (circa 1778) –> (slide 3)
- he was one of the prisoners at Vincennes dungeon
- under death sentence for sodomy
- tricked his way out of it
- he kept pissing on my boots when I stood to close to his cell!
Citzen Sade presents “Literary Thoughts” (circa 1791) –> slide 2
- Social order at the expense of liberty is hardly a bargain.
- Now, pass me that riding crop.
Citizen Sade presents “Literary Thoughts” (circa 1793) –> slide 3
- if you judge from notions expounded by theologians:
- one must conclude that God created most men simply with a view to crowding hell
- now where did I put that butter?
Sade presents “My Time in Charenton Asylum” (circa 1812) –> slide 6
- the director here lets me put on my plays
- and carry on with thirteen-year-old Madeleine Leclerc
- he does not run a Euclidian prison but a clitian one.
Last will and testament of Sade (circa 1814) –> slide 1
- imperious, choleric, irascible, extreme in everything
- a dissolute imagination the like of which has never been seen
- atheistic to the point of fanaticism
- there you have me in a nutshell
- oh, and the sodomy.
‘Inspired’ by: b-day of Marquis de Sade (June 2, 1740)