Paul told me that if he had read my novel Darconville’s Cat in high school, he would never have started to write. And in a way, I began to write in order to catch up to him.
Alexander: I had taken four years of Latin by the time I graduated from high school and was given to verbal pyrotechnics.
Posted October 3, 1996
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Myself and my brothers, part of the Theroux family