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"And what's so special about Sweden besides Swedish women?"
At this, Neruda blinked his usually immutable eyelids.
"The Nobel Prize for Literature, my son."
"Are they going to give it to you?"
"If they do, I won't turn it down."

---Mario and Neruda, in the book The Postman by Antonio Skármeta


1981 Academy Award Winner: Best Picture

Chariots of Fire

Like the Scotsman Eric Liddell, who credited God with giving him both the gifts of speech and speed. Running for Great Britain in the 1924 Paris Olympics, Liddell withdrew for religious reasons from a race that he had been favored to win. Later in the Games, he did earn the gold medal in another.


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