He was a sadist. A real sadist. He manipulated us, he lied to us, he sent us on wild goose chases as he was preparing for the fatal blow. And we loved to be tortured, to be tricked by his almost scientific nerve wracking talent.

It was the perfect combination of lady like behavior with a naughty streak and a funny character, a joyful soul. And like a true joyful soul it was contagious, you had to be swept in , you didn’t really have a choice.