Being kinky with his mistress, she begs him to interrogate her,
Straighten up, he says.
Tell me the most shameful things. Talk.
Only if you confess all your weakness and shame will you obtain my forgiveness and my protection.
In my presence, because I represent power, the suspect becomes a child again… and I become the father, the unassailable model.
My face becomes God’s face, the face of your conscience.
It’s all staged to touch a deep chord in you, to expose hidden feelings.
Oh did you think I was off doing something cool today? Hiking to a waterfall, rollerskating in Venice?
No, I was having a weirdly erotic experience with an oral surgeon.
Which, actually I guess ended up…