Unsurprisingly, Martin Lang, the Yorkshire businessman who paid £100,000 for the painting, is less than happy about this turn of events.
“They could chop it up or they could burn it,” says Lang.
To find out more we spoke with body language expert and bestselling author Dr.
Lillian Glass, featured on The Nature of Things documentary, about the subtle cues we should be looking for. “When I look at people, I look at the whole person, I don’t just look at one thing,” she says.
They smile easily around each other and lean closely together in public.
His many academic interests include English language learning and teaching, clinical linguistics, forensic linguistics, language death, "ludic linguistics" (Crystal's neologism for the study of language play), style, English genre, Shakespeare, indexing, and lexicography.
He is the Patron of the International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL, honorary vice-president of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (Sf EP), and Patron of the UK National Literacy Association.
He lives in Holyhead with his wife, a former speech therapist and now children's author. His son Ben Crystal is also an author and co-authored three books with his father.
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