Forbidden Colors

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Knopf, 1968 - Closeted gays - 403 pages
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In Tokyo, a young man with homosexual tendecies is paid by a famous writer to humiliate three women who have made the writer unhappy.

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

A tragic story of denial and sublimation. Only Mishima could have written about this kind of love which is so utterly and obssessively compromised and doomed to failure. Read full review

Forbidden colors

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Published in the United States during the 1960s but written years earlier, this Mishima trio, while vastly different in plot, all sport the common theme of idealism destroyed by reality. Nearly three ... Read full review


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