... WHEN I WAS A CHILD, I WANTED TO BE OLD TO BE INTELLIGENT
He was born in Madrid (1954) and as he tells us in his book "I have something in my head", "... when I was a child, I wanted to be old to be intelligent".
I saw my father leaving home very early in the morning and I was trapped by a lightweight smell to after shave... I thought that there was a man with clear ideas. Everyone knows that there is a moment in life in which, as by magic, the intelligence appears. A day like any other, by force of fulfilling years, head and pockets are organized.
Everything fits, you do not carry in them a piece of eraser, a soldier without head, two coins, half a chewing gum and a piece of metal that you found in the street. When you are older you carry other things, "elder's things". In this way, Fernando Bellver starts his journey through a large and wonderful work.