I had never done an interview before, and I don't know that I will again. The first of the two sessions for this interview took place in the restaurant of the four seasons hotel in Los Angeles. The last sessions took place in the offices of her manager, Freddy De Mann. I was late for that first meeting because a friend who had AIDS and who was staying with me had suddenly developed a fever. She delights in being challenged, in telling more than she had planned, in going further that she had intended.