dude, hit that tanizaki. 'some prefer nettles'. 'makioki sisters'. 'portrait of shunkin.' dark, strange, subtle, and fascinating shit.
You're right; I totally forgot about Tanizaki! Once upon a time I read half of The Makioka Sisters, thought it was awesome, and then the goiter or something got in the way. I'll go finish it off.
For a couple of years now I've been getting a bunch of spam from Brazil, and I'm pretty numb to it, but I did have to stop an appreciate an advertisement for PreLife, a proudly Cuban psoriasis cure. PreLife devolve sua qualidade de vida!