STOCKHOLM, DECEMBER 1974
ELL, HELLO, gentlemen. \Vc have not seen each
other for a long, long time. Actually, we have
never seen each other .. . for a long time you avoided me,
and then I avoided you. But today it is natural that we
should get together and talk to our hearts' content.
You avoided me when I was in prison camp, when I
lived in exile, when I was an unknown Ryazan school teacher; and yet that was when I did my main work. But
as soon as One Day in the Life of I...