A friend of mine got toasted the other day. The relationship had really been over for years but she had managed to delude herself that although this very boring guy seemed not to want to spend much time with her and did a lot of going to strip clubs and scuba diving with mates he really loved her. It is always very hard to believe that someone who claims to...
My husband thinks you are cretins. He wrote me a skype message (instead of coming downstairs) telling me that he loves me even if I think it’s meaningless and even if I tell the details of his life to everyone who reads my blog and my column in the Saturday Times. Well, he didn’t say ‘everyone’. He said ‘all the cretins.’ Obviously, it’s me he’s cross with, not you three....
A good friend of mine recently suffered mistress meltdown. All his girlfriends met up by (he claimed) accident and one thing led to another. He is now single. Even his wife(fair enough) kicked him out.I am gripped by other people’s problems, presumably so that my own seem more mundane, and I dragged information past his defensive smirk.
‘But did you tell her you loved her?’ I asked, almost genuinely feeling that...
Anna Blundy is the author of the Faith Zanetti quintet a series of five books about a war correspondent with a passion for the truth, men and vodka. Anna is a journalist herself, former Moscow correspondent for The Times, and she lives between Italy and London. She has a black dog called Marmite