"Serge says: “I was just helping out my old man, collecting parts and doing MOTs. Tom was working in fabrications, drilling. He used to come home black, man. He was so dirty. It used to take him 20 minutes to have a wash. That work wasn’t meant to be for us. I’ve got French duke hands now.”"
Serge Pizzorno on his and Tom’s life before the band, The Sun 2011
#he would know tom's bathing ritual tbh