Great writers and their cats : Albert Camus, Charles Bukowski, Jean Cocteau, Hermann Hesse, Roger Nimier, Yukio Mishima, James Ellroy, Jack Kerouac, Ernst Juenger and William Burroughs.
Les Enfants terribles
The second story is about a one-syllable word from Jean Cocteau. Cocteau had showed to a newsreporter the moving or prestigious memories among whom he was living. And the visitor asked him the traditional question :
– If the house was burning, and you had the time to take only one thing, which one would you chose ?
Cocteau answered :
– The fire !
Michel Tournier, Le Vent Paraclet. Tournier was the last living French writer. Litterature may be orphaned, Tournier’s back to Orpheus.
Invoked or no, the divine will be here.