Quotation by Alan Bennett

I was an only child. I lost both my parents. By the time I was twenty I was bald. I'm homosexual. In the way of circumstances and background to transcend I had everything an artist could possibly want. It was practically a blueprint. I was programmed to be a novelist or a playwright. But I'm not.
Alan Bennett (b. 1934), British playwright. Leslie Halliwell, in Prick up Your Ears: The Screenplay (1987).
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