Cassandra Jardine reports. Subscribe now. This comment has been deleted. Best-selling writer Patricia Cornwell, who has forthright views not only on fictional crime, but also Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Republicans, same-sex marriage and helicopter commuting. More This [series episode segment] has image. Her father, a lawyer, walked out on Christmas Day, ignoring five-year-old Cornwell's attempts to cling to his leg. As one of the world's bestselling crime writers, with novels translated into 36 languages in more than countries, staying fit has helped her master the skills she writes about in her novels featuring forensic sleuth Dr Kay Scarpetta.
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Read latest edition. I did a tour of a nuclear power plant to discuss how terrorists might take it over for Cause of Death. In her first British interview since 'marrying' her female partner, Patricia Cornwell explains why she kept quiet about her sexuality for years - and how her new life is transforming her forensically gory novels. I had been taught that homosexuals would go to hell because they were perverts.
At dinner parties, you feel half the people round the table hate gays.