Fair play for Twitchy Nov 8, 2013 14:27:27 GMT -5
Post by cripes on Nov 8, 2013 14:27:27 GMT -5
This thread will be for discussion of the new Lewisohn fab bio.
I'm enjoying it so far, but I can't help but feel bad for John (Bobby) Dykin's legacy. I reckon he was a fairly decent chap as far as young John was concerned. He'd give him pocket money and stuff.
Now Lewisohn has him being culpable in Julia's death via a DUI arrest that left him without a driver's license.
It's bad enough that he's now remembered by John's cruel nickname 'Twitchy', but that genie is out of the bottle so 'Twitchy' it is.
I'm hoping that the expanded edition has more on the Twitch--at least a photo or something.
In my mind's eye he looks kind of like this: