The Caprichos--that goatish
word again--are awash with hybridity, animal-human substitution and formal instability.
How is it that President's Clinton's sexual peccadilloes nearly led to his impeachment while the frequent sexual exploits of President John Kennedy, whom Adut calls "a goatish
president," were quietly put to bed?
36) Celia is the "Death of [his] honor," since she, his valued possession and representative of his honor, had come to the "public window," to be "gazed upon with goatish
there is nothing disgraces me in my own eyes so much as being one of a race of eyes nose and mouth beings in a planet call'd the earth who all from Plato to Wesley have always mingled goatish
winnyish lustful love with the abstract adoration of the deity" (Essays277).
In the end you have to come clean and say 'I did something dishonourable, shabby and goatish