The sultan of Brunei has proposed stoning as a punishment for male sodomy.
Piroschka Van De Wouw / Reuters
The sultan’s hand felt soft and mild, more suited to a moisturizer commercial than for taking part in a general public stoning. By the formal count, the sultan of Brunei had shaken tens and thousands of fingers in the last 2 days, and I also stressed that by the time their hand shook mine, it will be blistered or leathery. But absolute monarchs are very different away from you and me personally, as well as the sultan with this oil-rich Southeast Asian city-state was various dermatologically also. I looked at Curley in Of Mice and guys, whom wore a “glove fulla vaseline” to help keep their hand “soft for his spouse. Once I arrived at the front end of the getting line and squeezed the royal hand, gently, ” (spouses, I thought, inside the situation. The sultan hbecause gotten as much as two at time. )