David Mitchell said this.
Not THAT David Mitchell, Cambridge University history graduate,
actor, comedian - he'd never speak anything but perfectly plummy and
But THIS David Mitchell, author of The Cloud Atlas
I was thinking this, about journeys, when I was out hacking with Alfie this morning. He's a creature of habit, is Alfie, so today, in the spirit of adventure, I decided to go The Other Way round the loop we take when we go out in the mornings.
WELL! You'd think I'd taken him on a trek to Outer Mongolia in bandit season...
It changed us some! Me in realising that doing the same thing backwards shakes me out of complacency and makes me alive. Alfie? I don't know. I'd better ask him. I sense another guest blog coming up.