Posts Tagged: Arthur Rimbaud
Verlaine bought the 7mm six-shooter in Brussels on the morning of 10 July 1873, determined to put an end to a torrid two-year affair with his teenage lover.
The gun Paul Verlaine used to wound fellow poet and lover, Arthur Rimbaud, is up for auction....more
“The two men shared a romance with violence and danger. Rimbaud was shot in the wrist by his lover, Paul Verlaine, as he tried to break off their affair.
Wojnarowicz was shot at by a drag queen who mistook his knock at her door for the arrival of an unfaithful lover.”...more