"I first met Dean not long after my wife and I split up."
"Then there was the bad weather."
"I hate travelling and explorers.Je hais les voyages et les explorateurs."
"I was set down from the carrier's cart at the age of three; and there with a sense of bewilderment and terror my life in the village began."
"There were four of us - George, and William Samuel Harris, and myself, and Montmorency."
"I can see by my watch, without taking my hand from the left grip of the cycle, that it is eight-thirty in the morning."
"I was talking to Hand, one of my two best friends, the one still alive, and we were planning to leave."
"My first sight of England was on a foggy March night in 1973 when I arrived on the midnight ferry from Calais."
"He awoke, opened his eyes.Si svegliò, aprì gli occhi. La stanza gli diceva poco o niente, profondamente immerso com'era nel non-essere da cui era appena affiorato. Se l'energia di accertare la..."
"The Rue du Coq d'Or, Paris, seven in the morning. A succession of furious, choking yells from the street. Madame Monce, who kept the little hotel opposite mine, had come out on to the pavement to..."