read Ë eBook or Kindle ePUB Ç Gordon MerrickA faint echo of Scott Fitzgerald although some of the writing his dark eyes were soft with desire is evocative of Barbara Cartland than Fitzgerald The sex scenes are hardcore without being too crude but here too there are lapses I m not sure if Barbara Cartland ever described a blowjob I m trying not to picture her giving one but she could
well have written he lay back and surrendered to the rapture of Peter s miraculous mouth As gay pornhave written he lay Back And Surrendered To and surrendered to rapture of Peter s miraculous mouth As gay porn For the Gods delivers the goods but as a study in gay relationships the story s artificiality weakens its conviction A juicy read then but not much The seuel to The Lord Won t Mind catches p with Peter and Charlie in 1950 in the South of France and charts a turbulent few months in their relationship including an interesting yacht trip to the Greek islands I found the seuel much enjoyable than the first story maybe because the emotions fel Makes you wish you were rich and sailing around the Greek Islands having drama with your hung gay lover The novels of Gorden Merrick are delicious trash full of glamour and explicit gay sex manna from heaven for one timid gay adolescent in the 1970s whose heart would pound in fear as he handed them over to check out clerk at B Dalton Booksellers in the local mall and would be The Grand Sophy up all night readingnder the covers with a flashlight Reading Challenge 2017 book about travel Starting on the island of Saint Tropez Charlie and Peter travel in a sailboat with the Kingsley s travel Starting on the island of Saint Tropez Charlie and Peter travel in a sailboat with the Kingsley s couple with issues of their own Sailing in the Aegean Sea stopping at various Greek islands ntil Charlie has a fit leaves the boat and buys a house on Hydra Island which ends their journey A storm at sea lusty bandits a drunk captain a possibly pregnant wife friendly islanders and a self realization make for an interesting tale This only makes me want to travel to Greece to visit as well The second book of the trilogy is a vehicle for the third in that it gives Peter and Charlie a reason to In love with them bothFrom St Tropez to Athens to Mykonos this powerful moving novel follows their devastating triangle of romance and desire through a world of sun drenched pleasure and Mediterrane. ,
I often wonder why it became necessary to tag people who prefer their own sex as gay happy faggots kindlings fairy mythical little creatures with wings eer strange etc etcThere was a time when many of those words esp the above three meant something totally different and it saddened me greatly that I cannot O viziune a sentimentelor use them any to mean their original meanings None of those words described a human personThe fact that I think this way in 2017 must mean that as much as homosexuality has to some extent been accepted there is so much that still has not been accepted or tolerated And that is just heartbreaking There are many many Charlies around still and for the life of love and goodness why can t the world be less hypocritical Why must people be labelled and villianized because of something they have absolutely no control of God or Nature created them the way they are It makes me so so mad that people have to fight for their lives for a very basic and necessary thing as Love To love as freely as the rest ofsAnyway deep breath this second book about Charlie and Peter is just wonderful and one cannot help but feel compassion and sympathy for them Originally published in 1971 is the first of two seuels to The Lord Won
t Mind Gordon Merrick landmark novel about gay love and gay sex in postwar USAMind Gordon Merrick s landmark novel about gay love and gay sex in postwar USA hunky well endowed heroes Charlie and Peter are on an extended holiday on the French Riviera Charlie is heartbroken when Peter two times him with a cute local lad After this little hiccup they join their rich friends Jack and Martha for a cruise to Capri and the Greek Islands More HiccupsThe Yacht islands More hiccupsThe yacht begins with a night storm which is almost in the Herman Melville league Then Charlie who has bisexual tendencies decides he wants to have a child with Martha He also spoiler alert wants Peter to have sex with Martha at which point the novel nravels into tawdry melodramaRich people on a yacht drinking too much and screwing their brains out there First there was Charlie and PeterTheir love affair broke a lot of conventions but it didn't break them all For Peter and Charlie are in love with each other and with Martha And Martha is passionately. ,
Eave America behind and live on the Greek island Another cheesy classic in the genre of over the top gay affairs with rich hung beautiful men Gosh what glorious trash The saga of Peter and Charlie continues The war s over and they re on the French Rivierawearing next to nothingand going to parties where real Matisses and Picassos hang on the walls If only Peter would stay indoorsMore great scenes of sex and love with some pretty girls and great sailing thrown in This is the second book in the "trilogy and I think it s the best of the three This "and I think it s the best of the three This cutting edge for the 1950s and if you like retro and gay and packed with great big raw m intelligence you can t do better Although I was a bit indifferent if not to say agitated by the overwrought information on sailing One for the Gods adeuately earned it s rightful place as the second installment for this overlooked nderrated trilogy Gordon Merrick manages to take the reader on a voyage of human nature that is both savage and complex in it s raw emotion I was worried that along the way the plot would be lost on me with it s somewhat exhausted take on another man s Odyssey but it managed to divert itself from the mundane sexual tropes misadventures
and reaffirm the layers of the relationship Peter and Charlie are trying to navigate despite thereaffirm the layers of the relationship Peter and Charlie are trying to navigate despite the obstacles obstructing their goal of living out their lives together in perfect imperfect balance Gordon Merrick is the dirty fetishg loving Jackie Collins cousin to the highbrow works of Armistead Maupin Which means it is melodramatic filled with sex and two impossibly good looking leadsI loved itHonestly though the works of Merrick live in a strange twilight world of fiction one of the first series about gay men a successful series and written by a straight man This is second in the Peter and Charlie series started in The Lord Wont Mind and follows the two lovers through Greece and the Mediterranean in the 1950s While there is plenty to winc. An adventure Back in print after years of being navailable to generations of Merrick fans comes the follow p to the national best seller The Lord Won't Mind The saga concludes with Forth Into Light.