Over the years, he was to give me much more advice from his personal experience, ranging from “Always try to have fun, kiddo” to “Be a mensch when you tip.” This last I received at that first lunch, when Lazar rose from the table at the end of the meal to continue table-hopping, and, without asking whether I had an expense account (I didn’t), left me to pay the bill. It taught me at least one useful truth about book publishing: the editor always picks up the check, never the agent.
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