Having enjoyed Harvard so much, she has even thought of becoming a Cambridge don .
The Perdido Star eventually reaches Cuba, where young Jack's parents are murdered by the requisite villainous Spanish don .
That's the same maximum sentence a mafia don gets for threatening a witness.
She imagined a Spanish don living here in the 1800s, and building a stately hacienda in stages as his family grew.
He's a neurophysiologist and a don at Magdalen College, and I always felt I was stupid because I couldn't get anything like the same results as him.
But the don is immediately shown as a gentle person sniffing a flower, remarking about the undertaker being mistaken about them being murders.
Most interesting of all, Oxford don JRR Tolkien stayed at the college in the 1940s while his eldest son was studying for the priesthood.
The final straw was when she was sent to kill a mafia don .
It may not be the first time he will be playing an underworld don , but it will probably be a first at trying the ‘over the top’ emotions that the movie seems to carry.
Instead, like a mafia don in a witness protection program, he will have to leave his current life and construct a brand new one.