Thursday, February 20, 2014

QOTM: Devil in a Blue Dress - Walter Mosley

I was a proud man that day; my fall wasn't far behind.
-Devil in a Blue Dress
Walter Mosley

(Denzel Washington in the film of the same name: 1995)

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

QOTM: Murder in Blue - Paul Cain

Her smile melted to  a quick, rather drunken, laugh. "Do I have to poison any babies?" She stood up, poured a drink.
Druse said: "That's one of the things I don't want you to do."
She picked up the glass, frowned at him with mock seriousness. "You're a moralist," she said. "That's one of the things I will do."

Murder In Blue - Paul Cain 
(From the collection Seven Slayers)

Rita Hayworth publicity still for Gilda from The Love Goddess.