AGE 52

I SELL MY FLAT IN HOLLAND PARK TO TAKE SOPHIE’S FLAT OFF HER HANDS. I HAVE EMBARKED ON A NEW CAREER ON THE STAGE AND AT THE AGE OF 52 COMMENCE A NATIONAL TOUR OF GREAT BRITAIN. STARTING WITH SELL OUT SHOW AT EDINBURGH FESTIVAL. ENDING THERE THE FOLLOWING YEAR. GOING ON TO THE DUBLIN FESTIVAL TO BE BANNED FOR UNPROFESSIONAL CONDUCT(DRUNK ON STAGE).CANCEL ALL FURTHER BOOKINBGS AND LEAVE THEAtrical AGENCY.

TRY TO WRITE, FIND IOT IMPOSSIBLE TO CONCENTRATE. FIND IT EVEN HARDER TO REMAIN SOBER FOR TV PROGRAMMES. DRINK EVERY DAY WITH FRANCIS BACON AT THE COLONY ROOM IN DEAN STREET, SOHO. GET ENGAGED TO BILL MITCHEL AND BECOME AN HABITUE ALONG WITH HIM WITH JEFFREY BARNARD AT THE COACH AND HORSES.STAY SOBER EVERY MONDAY EVENINGS AND PRECEDING WEEKEND TO ATTEND THE COLLEGE OF PSYCHIC STUDY AT SOUTH KENSINGTON. MEET A MYSTIC THERE WHO TAKES ME TO MY FIRST A.A MEETING, SAVING MY LIFE .