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Finally, there is nothing implicit or cryptic about the lechery of Freir Johine, and the brief description of him flirting with Aleson, eagerly anticipating the evening's pleasures (both culinary and sexual), is a textbook display of fraternal sinfulness:
Again, as Leatherhead's hand becomes the 'material haunting' of Puppet Cupid's lechery, so also the puppeteer becomes the 'material haunting' of Dionysius's painted mouth: the prop of a prop.
The most consistent associations among these paintings are Lechery on a goat and Sloth on an ass, and Pride, when not on horseback, rides a lion.
Instead Book III includes a series of representations of desire: desire as courtly dalliance at the Castle Joyeux (III I); desire as lechery in the fornication of Hellenore and Paridell (III x); desire as perversion in the importunities of the monsters Argante and Oliphant; desire as a procreative force in the Garden of Adonis (III vi); desire as infatuation in the Tapestries and the Masque of Cupid (III xi--xii).
But Oscar-winning actor Irons said that despite the corruption, poisonings and lechery portrayed in the new TV series, audiences will see his character as a man 'who we are not able to simply judge as totally outrageously evil, but a pragmatic man with a great appetite for life'.
He was as well known for his gluttony and voracious appetite for gourmet food, drink, and lechery as he was for his poetry, faux pastorals with shepherdesses and woolly sheep all over the green hillocks of Arcadia.
Clergymen in their pulpits thundered that Ward would end his days in drunkenness, lechery and sodomy in his opulent Tunisian palace, while congregations wondered idly if drunkenness, lechery and sodomy were really such a bad way to go.
safe from the scorpion of lechery, the unicorn of anger, where you
That Fendt can read Aristophanes so piously, without really acknowledging the 'lower types' portrayed therein or the unabashed delight in their vulgarity and lechery, suggests that his vision of comedy will be partial at best.
Lechery, resentment and abjection keep these poems active: after a dizzyingly erotic overture, they are obsessed by exclusion from the frolics of the young gods and goddesses of King's, resentment at widely published contemporaries, and resentment at the academically sponsored and tenured.
She said: "The girls have to escort such a lechery pet duck home because they know its keeper well and like the pet so much.
They are very personal expressions of feeling about love, lechery, martyrdom, nature and the full spectrum of human experience.