E. J. Patten
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Power, without compassion, is the greatest evil there is.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. A squirrel uprising. Also, dentists.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. The eighties, followed closely by cordaroy pants.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A good book and time to read it.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Being unemployed.