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. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. A good book and time to read it.
Q. What do you regret most?
A. The eighties, followed closely by cordaroy pants.
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Being unemployed.
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Convincing my wife to marry me.