Geoff Dyer: Why Can’t I See You?
2 April 2014
“... anything you might think of as stroke-related. Back in London I often used to bump into the writer Gilbert Adair on Portobello Road, both before his stroke (always smoking, never healthy-looking) and after, when he was, as he put it, ‘sadly diminished’. I last saw him, shuffling around with a friend, struggling to remember who I was, a couple of ...”