The suit attracts and repels me. It came to me under the saddest of circumstances, and I've dared to wear it in public only once. Most of the time I try to ignore it, and so years can go by without my touching it. But even so, I always know it's there. This is my father's suit.
Columnist for the The Vancouver Sun and broadcasts a weekly fashion column for CBC Radio in Vancouver. He has worked in broadcasting as a writer, contributor, comedy performer, reporter, and producer for various radio programs including “Ideas”, for which he prepared the radio documentary on the social history of suits that inspired this book.
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