Simon Amstell is a young chap from the U.K. on his own on the road and at home. And despite his youth, he has some honestly dark and amusing insight into a life lived in isolation. No rules! Perhaps there should be some rules. Or at least one rule. Failing that, morphine. Failing that? Magic. Failing that? Sex. “I miss the magic.”

Here is Amstell’s performance on Friday night’s Late Show with David Letterman.

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