But for five years he went into a colossal sulk , blaming his problems on ‘the curse of being lower middle class’ and refusing to give interviews.
I've always had issues with plays, although I think that's probably because I went into a prolonged sulk in the mid 1990s when some of my plays were turned down!
It was a dispassionate declaration, said serenely, not in the heat of a tantrum or the cool spite of a sulk .
When his first article appeared (minus about 400 words of filler) under his Sunday name of Darius Danesh, he went into a protracted sulk .
In the meantime, carry on with your sulk if you wish.
Putting up with sulks and tantrums after a straight sets defeat or a poor innings go with the territory for the wives of sportsmen.
They were temperamental opposites: He was a screamer, and she was a sulker .
It was a fascinating programme because of the extent to which the daughter refused to face reality and there were plenty of tantrums and sulks .
I sulked all the way there and then secretly slipped away and made my way back to the sea front and the fun park.
He sulked and could get nasty if he did not get his own way.