20 April 2010

Quotable Powell #69

Tony Powell ... said that the only characteristic of Goodhart's that he had deliberately given to his housemaster [Le Bas in Dance] was Goodhart's habit of standing with both his feet pointing sideways in the same direction.

[Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters, 1960-62; Hart-Davis on 17 March 1962]
[Contributed by Ellen Jordan]