Literature is air, and I'm suffocating in mediocrity.
I live a very quiet life, although I'm very urban and a diehard New Yorker.
Maybe you don't work for seven months a year, but you'll work again. It may be a piece of garbage, so you wear hip boots.
The Italian gangster thing has become a form of the modern-day Western.
You love what you do, you are cursed with it, and then you get known for being cursed with it.