The Man with the Golden Pen
Looking out of his window as the rain lashed down during one of those grey austerity-ridden days in post war Britain, he made two of the biggest decisions of his life;
- never to spend winter in England again;
- to write the spy story to end all spy stories.”
- And that is exactly what Ian Fleming did.
- It is 1952 and Fleming is putting the finishing touches to the first Bond book, Casino Royale and Bond is with us; the alter ego, an icon of class and everything Fleming aspired to...
The creator of Secret Agent 007, stands before the audience with a Martini in hand and a terrified look in his eyes. At 42 he is about to do the thing he most fears - he is getting married.
Who does he turn to for help? Bond. James Bond.