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Finding Pleasure And Pain In Istanbul

A to Z of my favorite travel destinations — I is for Istanbul

He slapped me again and again as I sprawled out naked on the slab of cold marble. The sting of each slap on my wet skin almost made me cry out, but I bit my tongue and took each lash of the wet strips of cloth, that resembled a cat-o-nine-tails. When was this torture going to end?

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Darren Weir

Top Writer in Travel, Editor for Parasol Publications - The Narrative Arc, The Wind Phone, In For A Penny, TV News Producer (retired), writer, traveler