23. After the Act - 1965.
"Uncommonly intelligent and moving" - Daily Telegraph.
"An excellent novel" - Sunday Express.
"Beneath the surface of this beautifully polished suspense story the author has probed the intangibles of life, death and human guilt." - New York Times.
"I'm not a promiscuous man, and in the seven years of marriage to Harriet I had hardly so much as glanced elsewhere. Certainly I had had no straying fancies in Paris. But sometimes you don't have to look, or even be receptive. The lightning strikes and - God help you - there it is."
"Perfection is a full stop .... Ever the climbing but never the attaining Of the mountain top." W.G.