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Jack Kerouac on promiscuity

January 3, 2011 | By Abraham | 5 comments

Boys and girls in America have such a sad time together; sophistication demands that they submit to sex immediately without proper preliminary talk. Not courting talk — real straight talk about souls, for life is holy and every moment is precious.

-Jack Kerouac, On the Road (via)

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    1. KP says:

      Yep–the album starts, “There are nights when I think Sal Paradise was right/Boys and Girls in America have such a sad time together…”

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