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Wed, Nov. 9th, 2005, 08:34 pm
Thoughts on nudity

I'd like to share with you an excerpt from Green Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson that I thought came some way towards explaining my fascination with nudism:
Nadia saw again and again how beautiful humans were. Nakedness was dangerous to the social order, she thought, because it revealed too much reality. They stood before each other with all their imperfections and their sexual characteristics and the intimations of mortality--but most of all, with their astonishing beauty, which in the ruddy light of the tunnel sunset could scarcely be believed, could scarcely be comprehended or answered.
I'm so grateful to broc_dresdroth for tolerating my nudity and to ristin for letting me.
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Sun, Dec. 4th, 2005 01:16 am (UTC)
notalwaysweak

It's a good book, isn't it? I really like some of the ideas in it. Not just about the future, but about the way people socialise.

Wed, Nov. 9th, 2005 02:43 pm (UTC)
broc_dresdroth

*grins* it doesnt effect me really. If your comfy do as you please :)

Wed, Nov. 9th, 2005 05:31 pm (UTC)
nightcoon

Thanks to Ristin for letting you?! You shouldn't have to thank your lover for "letting" you relax in the nuddy.

Wed, Nov. 9th, 2005 08:08 pm (UTC)
marko_the_rat

I do. He was uncomfortable at first with the idea of me going around nude in front of Broc.
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Wed, Nov. 9th, 2005 08:40 pm (UTC)
nightcoon

Oh, I didn't read this carefully enough. Now I understand ... well, still, as both Rist' and Broc have said, however you're comfy is fine with them.