Richard Derrington reads extracts from Jean-Dominique Bauby's best-selling memoir, translated by Jeremy Leggat and abridged by Brian Miller.
In December 1995, Bauby suffered a massive stroke, leaving him paralysed and speechless, but he managed to `dictate' his story by blinking one eye (1/5).
By Jean-Dominique Bauby (2/5).
By Jean-Dominique Bauby (3/5).
By Jean-Dominique Bauby (4/5).
By Jean-Dominique Bauby.