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Beating the nice nice nice thing to death (with fluffy pillows)

‘The Future Of Sex: A Garden Of Unearthly Delights’ by Joe Haldeman

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But ah! there may be brave new worlds
awaiting lusty boys and girls:

and it is to these futures grand
that I will lead you, by the hand.

Yes, it is poetry and no, it isn’t very good. Haldeman opens the anthology with what I believe we are meant to call “light comic verse” but you might equally call doggerel. It sort of scans and it does at least have a structure as it takes us through the increasing cybernation of sex but really there was no need.

Quality: **
Sexiness: *

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Written by Martin

9 September 2009 at 18:02

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  1. That is too bad. I am usually a bid fan of his work. I guess maybe he should stick to books.

    Alec

    9 September 2009 at 21:35

  2. […] a comment » We began with Haldeman and so we end. This story was originally published in Playboy (the world’s […]


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