Sunday, February 17, 2008

Nick Clegg's novel

Many thanks to Paul Walter for flagging up this Pendennis item about the Lib Dem leader in today Observer:
After Cambridge, he wrote a novel. "It was a classic, late-adolescent outpouring of slightly maudlin, melancholy, pretentious thoughts," he says, "about an old man sitting in a room alone, once a powerful figure in the society, but now abandoned by everyone."
Unfortunately Paul had to spoil things by quoting the newspaper's wholly unfounded conclusion:
And they still claim he did not plan the demise of Ming Campbell...

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