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what a story.
I agree that it's awfully written. Drags it out soooo much.
But if it was written by Clive James then that explains it.
I gave up halfway throught. I got how clever the writer was when he dropped in his first 12 literary references, ta very much.
in the Sydney Morning Herald that doesn't paint such an otherwise glowing picture of the guy: http://tinyurl.com/ddnfl7
Presents the facts, and calls him pathetic. I like it