Gore Vidal remembered

Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal

Truman Capote once said of Gore Vidal: “I’m always sad about Gore – very sad that he has to breathe every day.” No more. Gore Vidal is dead, at the age of 86. There goes another literary lion. An acerbic literary lion, by most accounts. “I’m exactly as I appear,” he once said. “There is no warm, lovable person inside. Beneath my cold exterior, once you break the ice, you find cold water.” Continue reading “Gore Vidal remembered”