Wednesday, May 13, 2009

A. S. Byatt said when she watches television it does two things. First, it depresses her, which she thinks is done on purpose. Then it tries to cheer her up with trivial chat about celebrities. And, said Byatt, there is vast oarts of life that are neither of those things.

--I heard it on Forum on the BBC world service on May 13, 2009.