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If I, personally, were Harry Potter I think
I would go and hide somewhere, but that's because
I know what's coming!
It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up
to our friends, but just as much to stand up
to our enemies.
I totally felt a waste of space. I was lousy.
Yeah I did, yeah . And now I feel that, it turns
out there was one thing I was good at, and I'd
always expected I could tell a story, and I
suppose it's rather sad that I needed confirmation
by being published.
When it first happened I didn't immediately
become very rich. The biggest jump for me was
the American advance which was enough for me
to buy a house, not outright, but you know we'd
been renting until then. And I didn't feel guilty,
I felt scared at that point. Because I thought
I mustn't blow this: I've got some money, I
mustn't do anything stupid with it. And then
yeah, yeah, I felt guilty.
I met my accountant recently and I said "They
say in the rich list that I am richer than the
Queen, so that means you've embezzled quite
a lot of money." I mean I do know what
ball park I've got. I mean I'm not that clueless.
And I certainly have not got £280m.
I think we get a thousand letters a week to
this office - come and open my fête, write
a personal letter to my daughter, come to my
son's birthday party - you know what I mean.
And in some ways that's very touching , that
they think, really that they think that I have
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