The Marschallin is rumpled from a bout of horn-rutting sex with Octavian in a grandfather clock. No kidding. She emerges lubriciously from the casement, silk nightgown unwinding, followed by her youthful lover. How can I put this tastefully? Octavian was groping his way in the dark.
Putin’s gifting of a luxury car to Kim is just the latest in a long line of eccentric bilateral offerings.