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Countdown with ...
Interviewed 14 April 2018
Ten words to sum up your working life to date ...
Contentment, despite the lingering fear of finally being found out.
Nine things you can see from where you're sitting ...
A third dog.
A Paddington Bear (much desired by Dog A).
A drawing by Augustus John.
A lot of 1980s music.
An Edward Gorey bat puppet.
Eight minutes to prepare a meal. What's it going to be ?
Dry toast. I love dry toast, as long as it’s nicely charred.
Seven people you'd like to go for a drink with ...
My two sons; their girlfriends; Jennifer, my better half; my oldest American friend, Joe Long; John le Carré. (Random, but that’s my current mood.)
Six things you can't live without ...
Five favourite words ...
The other four are unprintable.
Four places you'd run away to ...
Maine, Kerry, Barcelona, Prague
Three books you've bought recently ...
Wounds by Fergal Keane
Some Fantastic Place by Chris Difford
Munich by Robert Harris
Two things that make you rant ...
People who talk loudly on cellphones in coffee shops
People who watch videos on their phones without using headphones.
One thing you'd tell your teenage self ...
You can’t actually die of embarrassment.