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All the Time in the World by Hugo Williams

By Hugo Williams

'I think I will be writing domestic approximately this journey for the remainder of my life... years from now, nonetheless recollecting, like an previous white hunter, shadowy photos to an empty fire, a ways into the night...'

All the Time within the World, a primary paintings of prose by means of the poet Hugo Williams, was once initially released in 1966 and commemorates Williams' attempt at age 21 to 'travel the world': the center East, India, South-East Asia, Japan and Australia. wealthy with awesome and bright perceptions of individuals and locations and dangerous different types of shipping, the account additionally reveals Williams buying worthy life-experience, while the surroundings strikes from the self-evident 'poem' of India's panorama to barren, petrified Northern Australia. In Calcutta Williams seems to be up the good Satyajit Ray during the phone book. In Thailand he meets a woman at a dance-hall, strikes into her sunny flat, contemplates staying. yet to England he'll go back, albeit by way of the main by surprise exhausting leg of his extraordinary journey.

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