A Song & A Book #24

Today’s Song Is;

People, in their own sweet way,
Like to add a coat of paint,
And be what they ain’t!
 
That’s how our little –
Game is played,
Livin’ like a masquerade
Actin’ a bizarre charade –
While playing the saint!
(really recommend you to listen to the soundtrack of this musical, here‘s another post I made with one of the songs)

And The Book I Chose For This Song Is;

Bildresultat för the picture of dorian gray oscar wilde penguin book

Oscar Wilde brings his enormous gifts for astute social observation and sparkling prose to The Picture of Dorian Gray, his dreamlike story of a young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty. This dandy, who remains forever unchanged; petulant, hedonistic, vain, and amoral; while a painting of him ages and grows increasingly hideous with the years, has been horrifying, enchanting, obsessing, even corrupting readers for more than a hundred years.”

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