Goths, I love 'em! I even used to be one for a bit (well, I was a Didi-Goth for at least 6 months). But there's one thing that troubles me about our cheery friends: what to do they do in summer? All that makeup, long black leather and rubber must get very sticky. I think we should show our respect for these poor unfortunates, struggling to stand out from the vanilla crowd despite blazing temperatures and sunshine that puts the rest of us in shorts and vest tops. Join me in celebrating the majesty of the Goth, who, eschewing any practicality whatever, still has the commitment to don a full length leather trenchcoat, stupid New Rock boots, and half a Superdrug counter of makeup. All hail the Hot Goth!


Goth Ahoy

Thanks to Stephanie Ford and Tommy B

Gothiness: 8 Sweatiness: 2
Avast ye! What lurks in yonder waves? 'Tis the Great Black Whale! Set a course for Martha's Harbour this instant! Their timbers may be shivering, but Nick Cave and Winona Ryder here are certainly flying the flag for Goth sailors everywhere.

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Actually, those are the coolest Goths in hot weather I've ever seen. Props to them.

Esh said...

Funny that the guy has more jewellery than the girl....

BTW, I've been following your blog for ages, and it's F'ing awesome!

Anonymous said...

Those are some pretty hot looking goths.

Anonymous said...

oh, jesus. i love this site but never thought i'd make the wall of shame. i'm not sure whether this is an epic fail or epic success...

Miranda said...

Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum! yay!

GothsinHotWeather said...

@Anonymous - epic win every time :)

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