Interview: Arts Hub Proust Pin-Up

This is an interview I did for the Arts Hub Proust Pin-Up, Sept 07.

PROUST PIN-UP

What is your most marked characteristic?
Equally a sense of justice and a sense of humor.

What do you consider your greatest achievement?
Finding my birth family – my 2 full brothers and half sister. Being myself despite being displaced.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Being content with who you are.

What is your most treasured possession?
My little red Citroen 2CV.

Where would you like to live?
In Montmartre, with a holiday house in the Caribbean.

What is your greatest fear?
Failing to learn and grow.

What do you consider the most overrated virtue?
Faith.

What is your greatest extravagance?
Good cognac.

What is your favorite journey?
Round the world with lots of stopovers.

What is it that you most dislike?
Injustice and inequality.

What is the quality you most like in others?
Optimism.

What do you most value in your friends?
A few good cocktails.

Who are your heroes?
Prince, Helmut Newton, James Bond.

What natural gift would you most like to possess?
Charisma.

How would you like to die?
Intact.

If you could choose what to come back as, what would it be?
An actor.

What is your present state of mind?
Anxious, excited, self-aware.

What is your motto?
“There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so”. – Hamlet

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