Quotation by Norman Mailer

Three miles long and two streets wide, the town curls around the bay ... a gaudy run with Mediterranean splashes of color, crowded steep-pitched roofs, fishing piers and fishing boats whose stench of mackerel and gasoline is as aphrodisiac to the sensuous nose as the clean bar-whisky smell of a nightclub where call girls congregate.
Norman Mailer (b. 1923), U.S. author. Narrator, "Advertisements for Myself on the Way Out," Advertisements for Myself, p. 519, Putnam's (1959).

Description of Provincetown, Massachusetts.
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