El Brujo" understands that "[l]os placers de la carne son accesorios en relacion con los placers del poder, lo unico que importa" (67) and thus, he will engage in homosexual behavior (66, 69, 142), incest (51), pedophilia (28, 64), fetishism (98, 109), (11) urolagnia
(68, 87) and other paraphilic behavior always with the intent of leaving the mark of his power upon the bodies of others.
The initial configuration of adventurous sex included: multiple sex partners; use of amphetamine-type substances; use of sex parties and sex on premises venues; and, 'esoteric sex practices', such as sadomasochistic practices (S/M), brachioproctic practices ('fisting') and urolagnia
Like the former, it is partly concerned with reconstructing the life of a brilliant scholar, in this case a young Korean-American philosopher who died under mysterious circumstances; and like the latter, it has many scenes of unconventional sexuality with an emphasis on what even most liberated people would consider the perverse: urolagnia
, coprophilia, foot-fetishism, bestiality, and so on, often practiced with filthy bums (that adjective is merely descriptive, not judgmental).