Edmund White provides a bilingual pun. If you know French you get an extra jolt. If you don't, you still get a bit of fun.

[...] Didi dismisses them as vapid exhibitionists. "Look at their tight pants. Some are fascists, some communists, but to me there is no difference. All cock and ass, cock-ass."
From Nocturnes for the King of Naples

And so for day 764