Yeah, you're right. When I originally posted this thread, it was duringa time when I couldn't complete that book no matter how many times I started, of course, work and other obligations played a huge role in that. F. Scott didn't plan my schedule well to enjoy his works. O.K., new update of sorts-I'd rather read Dan Brown than anything by H.R. Haldeman. For having the famous reputation of being "Nixon's doberman pinscher," he writes like a poodle. The book that I'm currently reading by him is one of journal entries and contains exciting tidbits such as: "Arrived at Dulles with RN, speech at rotary, retired for the evening at...." I was expecting more, I went away disappointed. Now I don't know if I can stomach the rest of the way through it. Time will tell.