DON'T FORGET TO LAUGH
DON'T FORGET TO SING
DON'T FORGET TO READ
So you spent all your time aiming for the stars and the girls and the cars and you let nothing get in the way as you played in dives and joints and smoky bars you served your time and honed your art and used your friends like stepping stones walking over any bones you could with your blinkered self-centered solipsist manner that had no manners as you used favours here and took advantages there while you climbed the devil's ladder rung by rung as you sung to the paying baying anyone . . .
The Noisy Voice of the Waterfall
When Vincent Jewel died he was as surprised as anybody. After all was he not in the prime of his life? Thirty-six years of age, in full health, employed, married, in credit, in fact as far removed from death as is possible in such circumstances. When Vincent Jewel died he was quite furious.