„Bad luck is usually transmitted by close proximity to habitual sufferers.“

—  Irvine Welsh, livro The Acid House

The narrator talking about Ange after they are released from prison.
"Stoke Newington Blues".
The Acid House (1994)

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História

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