I learned the word via Jonson's "Sejanus." I had no idea what it meant until I looked it up. So…then I knew. But I still didn't use it. I'm saving it for something else:-).
On Aug 6, 2012, at 7:32 PM, Dominic Fox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The word Burgess uses, gloriously, in the first sentence of Earthly
> Powers is "catamite".