When the ancestors of the cheetah first began pursuing the ancestors of the gazelle, neither of them could run as fast as they can today.
I instantly chucked my academic ambitions and began writing fiction full-time.
I was four when I announced my ambition to write, eight when I began publishing such claims.
It seems preposterous now, but Amazon began as a bookstore.
In 1972, Texaco Oil Company, in partnership with PetroEcuador, the state-run oil company of Ecuador, began to drill for oil in the jungles of the Ecuadorian Amazon.
On the first two albums, I essentially began with lyrics and placed the music underneath or around the words.
After reaching 50, I began to wonder what the root of life is.
Things really began to move for us. In 1953 I could afford to marry Doreen.
I began life as an absolute monarchist - on condition, of course, that I be that monarch.
In the absence of love, we began slowly but surely to fall apart.
My tryst with theatre began in 1968, after the last day of school in that academic year.