Monday, May 23, 2011

The Killer Effete

These vermin will only degrade her
Like a pearl before swine they'll parade her
An object so fine
belongs in a shrine
I know, she is mine, for I made her

Clifton Webb plays a prissy Pygmalion to Gene Tierney's gorgeous Galatea. With Vincent Price and Dana Andrews in Laura (Otto Preminger, 1944). Image source: Moon in the Gutter (top); Filmfanatic (above).

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