A. Death or Glory
A. Gatehouse from The Shadow Line. That's if he really is a villain . . .
A. Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd), There Is a Light Which Never Goes Out (The Smiths) Tonight the Streets are Ours (Richard Hawley), Strauss's Four Last Songs and (cheating a bit here) the song cycle A Shropshire Lad
A. It's more than one person; elements in the character of Siegfried Sassoon, Vita Sackville-West and the French writer Colette all strike a chord with me.
A. Horse-riding, dancing, swimming and cooking.