The only thing that kept him decent before was being poor.
I despise him too much to hate him.
It is a disturbing book. The text is so well written that I felt physically ill when I read its last fifteen pages.
John Fowles. Striking is that The Collector is his first ever novel.
I don’t believe I would be able to read it in Russian – ever, or in English – until fairly recently.
Now I need to read something shallow. Like Marina Abramovic’s memoirs.