This is what a five million dollar vacation will buy you. After the Magic tour, Freddie and his last longtime boyfriend, Jim Hutton, went to Japan for what Freddie delightfully described as his “Million Pound Vacation.” I did the math: that’s five million in today’s dollar.
“Welcome back to England, Mr. Mercury. Anything to declare?”
“Only my genius!.”
“And an entire warehouse full of knick-knacks, darling.”