We all admire people and the things that they can do – particularly so when said things are out of own particular range of skills. Lord knows, Tom has his legions of admirers for his acting, the roles he plays and I guess other things also!
Like lots of famous people, Tom gets sent lots of free stuff.
In the last consignment, in amongst all the stuff was a book. Presumably the publisher is hoping that Tom might be spotted reading the book? But alas, against the trainers and the clothes, the book did not stand much of a chance. A waste of a copy then? Well not quite.
Before I tell this story I need to set the scene…
People who have read Eclipsed will know that I am not a boastful person and nor am I a particularly confident person – and especially so given my choice of profession.
Well, if not a giveaway – then at least an offer on the p & p of Eclipsed.
Here at the Head Office of Eclipsed (my house) the staff of Eclipsed (me) have been looking at ways to reduce the p&p for readers – particularly for those living in the postal district called ‘Rest of the World’ or anywhere outside Europe.
One year I went to IKEA to buy the desk that I am sitting at right now. As well as the desk I bought solar panels for my house. It was an impulse buy. The salesman had a computer on which he checked out my house and he informed me that I could have panels, if I buy them that is.
In the Holland household, we have 12 individual feet all requiring slippers, trainers, formal shoes, causal shoes, boots, walking shoes, sports shoes…