'‘I’ll sue you, and I’ll sue your newspaper,’ hissed Frank, leaning his gaunt face close enough for me to smell his sulphurous prison breath.'
'My misery plummeted further with the unexpected barrier of a crevasse materialising in our path.
'The next morning, I set off to explore the old city, but spent most of the day haplessly circling it while perambulating its bleak back-streets.'
'With a surname that includes the word Angel – it was the loveliest of surprises to hear her sing like one. This I hadn’t expected when one night she snatched the microphone off the lead singer of a band in the Hot Potato.'