Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. My oversize glasses which I've been wearing for forty years.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Here in New York
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. Starting to write historical biography at the age of forty
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. The sudden or accidental death of someone I love