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By Roger Moore, Gareth Owen

The Bond video clips stay the longest regularly working movie sequence in motion picture historical past, and 2012 marks its 50th anniversary. whereas there were many actors that experience taken at the coveted function of James Bond, the main well known 007 - and the only with such a lot panache and air of mystery - is certainly Sir Roger Moore, KBE. To have fun the movie franchise's incredible history, Roger Moore has written a ebook that includes all of the Bond video clips, in addition to a perfectly witty account of his personal involvement in them. From the women to the villains, from the autos to the cocktails, from the instruments to the destinations, this pretty booklet is illustrated with many iconic photographs from the entire motion pictures plus many formerly unseen photographs. this is often the last word James Bond publication, written by way of the last word James Bond, with the entire affection and solid humour he dropped at the position.

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Dad told us we were having something special for dessert—a flaming ice-cream cake. The waiter wheeled out a tray with the cake on it, and the woman with the gloves lit it with a taper. Everyone stopped eating to watch. The flames had a slow, watery movement, rolling up into the air like ribbons. Everyone started clapping, and Dad jumped up and raised the waiter’s hand above his head as if he’d won first prize. A few days later, Mom and Dad went off to the blackjack table and then almost immediately came looking for us.

Then Grandma would make a snide comment about Dad being shiftless. Dad would say something about selfish old crones with more money than they knew what to do with, and soon enough they’d be face-to-face in what amounted to a full-fledged cussing contest. ” Grandma would scream. ” Dad would shout back. ” Dad had the more inventive vocabulary, but Grandma Smith could outshout him; plus, she had the home-court advantage. A time would come when Dad had had enough and he’d tell us kids to get in the car.

Mom, however, told us that the FBI wasn’t really after Dad; he just liked to say they were because it was more fun having the FBI on your tail than bill collectors. We moved around like nomads. We lived in dusty little mining towns in Nevada, Arizona, and California. They were usually nothing but a tiny cluster of sad, sunken shacks, a gas station, a dry-goods store, and a bar or two. They had names like Needles and Bouse, Pie, Goffs, and Why, and they were near places like the Superstition Mountains, the dried-up Soda Lake, and the Old Woman Mountain.

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