a lady with a little dog.
two go up into my bed so that, lying together
in the bed of love, we may then have faith and trust in each other."
I would not be willing to go to bed with you unless
you can bring yourself, O goddess, to swear me a great oath
that there is no other evil hurt you devise against me."
So I spoke, and she at once swore me the oath, as I asked her.
But after she had sworn me the oath, and made an end of it,
I mounted the surpassingly beautiful bed of Circe.
Eichmann in Jerusalem
A Report on the Banality of Evil
Can take away your life
but not give you death instead.