I took the money, thanked him, then went to tell Russ that I was leaving. I don't know if this is appropriate, but I mean, it was like soft-to-medium-core porn. Such a time can never come again. So it was fun to watch to get to watch those classics and have sort of mixed feelings.
Take comfort in him. Bowers said recently over lemonade on his patio in the Hollywood Hills, where he lives in a cluttered bungalow with his wife of 27 years, Lois. He rounds up some of his prettiest friends, male and female, people who are looking to make a few extra bucks to hang around the gas station.
Not something I recommend reading. The swinging days of the early silent era ended overnight. Even more troubling — especially in light of the current allegations about teachers at the Miramonte Elementary School — is Bowers matter-of-fact account of his childhood activities, which included his introduction to sex by his adult male neighbor, having sex with not one but several Roman Catholic priests, and arranging a lesbian tryst between a year-old classmate and his own grade school teacher.
Homosexuality was illegal in California until the s. Use our search system and download ebook for computer, smartphone or online reading. Apr 02, Polly rated it really liked it Shelves: biographyhollywood.
Get over it! Like so many young men of the time, the experience gave Scotty the realization that life is too short and cruel not to spend it in the pursuit of pleasure, both giving and receiving. But I certainly had a good time reading about it, with my jaw dropped for the duration. Jul 15, Alice rated it liked it.
Over the years more Hollywood personalities secretly congregated at that little gas station than anywhere else in town.