Today’s Question by Aart Hilal

What did you learn during your research in the red light districts?

The women differentiate between three types of customers. The Terminator wants to go directly to the room without drinks and conversation. The Pretty-Woman guy is at the start polite and elegant but during sex is significantly more demanding than the Terminator. The Godfather is immune to compliments which he has to pay for. He treats a woman’s body like piece of merchandise whose value he can estimate extremely accurately.

Today’s Question by Aart Hilal

According to your experiences, twenty per cent of customers go to a brothel to talk. Do you understand this?

As a young man I often traveled forty-eight hours with the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires to see my idol Jorge Luis Borges. The person sitting next to me laid down his complete life confession because he knew that we would never see each other again. Such a mechanism exists with priests, psychoanalysts and prostitutes.