Boy About Town Number 41: When I Need You
Chapter by Chapter excerpts from Boy About Town: A Memoir, published by Windmill Books/William Heinemann.
Only then did it properly dawn on me that in my enthusiasm for Cindy, I had abandoned my own birthday party, left my house unattended, and with my mum due home in less than an hour. I weighed up the options. I could walk up to the Palace and beyond, and hope for some kind of sexual encounter. Or I could get home before my mum did. There wasn’t time for both.