Speed kills colour... the gyroscope, when turning at full speed, shows up gray.

— Paul Morand

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Mirrors are ice which do not melt: what melts are those who admire themselves in them.


Boni de Castellane drawing his chins onto his chest;

shiny boots, embroidered morning coat, white gloves with black piping, big tie, light vest, the overwashed, bleached impression - 'blanched' as cooks say of boiled vegetables. That was the opposite of a dandy whose stylishness would remain imperceptible to Americans. Boni's style was highly visible.