The author, smiling winningly Scott Raymond home


28 Oct 2000

So I was in the Amsterdam Centraal train station today, making my reservation for Munich, and I went in to the little record shop in the station. And there, on a little display, is the new U2 album All That You Can’t Leave Behind. Three full days before it’s supposed to be released. Now, I’ve had a slightly elevated heart rate for the past two weeks in anticipation of this album, so being able to purchase it illegally before the street date was almost enough to induce cardiac arrhythmia.

Now if only I had a CD player…