notes.husk.org. scribblings by Paul Mison.

2013-03-04

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“ I reasoned that a painting is not started in the top left hand corner and finished in the bottom right corner: why should a book be put together in a straight line? ”

Len Deighton, quoted in an article about his book Bomber, the first ever written on a word processor in Slate Magazine.

(The entire article’s fascinating, but I thought this was a particularly Tumblr-ish quote.)

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