Geoffrey Beattie is an extremely successful academic and celebrity psychologist. He was perhaps a less successful father. His obsession with his career and his driving passion for running when he was at home almost destroyed his relationship with his son, but, ironically, it is running that has brought them back together. Chasing Lost Times is the emotional story of a father and son trying to repair a relationship through a shared activity that depends on sheer physical effort, the kind of physical effort that may once have been the source of commonality between father and son in all previous generations but which seems to be absent in the modern world.I was sitting on a raised platform in the brand-new Westfield shopping centre in Stratford, east London, in the shadow of the new ... There seemed to be an awful lot of collisions, thata#39;s all I noticed from my raised platform, as if their visual systems were getting a ... So much for the apparent lack of closeness in society today.
|Title||:||Chasing Lost Times|
|Author||:||Geoffrey Beattie, Ben Beattie|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-05-03|