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Shep was always writing. . .

Last Update: 02-19-2017
October 1975


The day Marcel Proust met the Tailgater-and survived.

Marcel Proust had a soundproof, corklined room built so that he could write in absolute concentration. Balzac found it necessary to have heavy curtains hung over the windows and doors of his study. He wrote late at night, by the light of a candle. He said he had to do this to concentrate, to get away from the world. . .

Copyright: 1975 Car and Driver