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Q. What do you regret most?
A. Occasionally I regret never having had a real job (i.e. one that didn't involve books). But then I come to my senses.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. When I was 21 I thought I was James Joyce. I even had a girlfriend named Nora. Now, I'm more modest. Let's say... Napoleon.
Q. What’s your best quality?
A. I'm a slow learner, but when I learn something, it stays learned.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. The condition of being halfway through writing a novel and knowing exactly how to get it finished.