On Monday’s show… I was chatting about a Baudelaire quote. Alas, I was incorrect. It was Stendhal – the full, delicious quote is below. It may be the most true statement ever put to paper.

— Media Lizzy

Glances are the heavy artillery of the flirt: everything can be conveyed in a look, yet that look can always be denied, for it cannot be quoted word for word.

Stendhal, quoted in Richard Davenport-Hines, ED., VICE: AN ANTHOLOGY