You sit in their rain of words. Endure their cloudy periods. Scrutinize them for possible clear patches. Suffer through their hot air. Turn up your collar at possible frostiness. People are unstable weather systems - and when it's all over, you retreat to consider what you've just experienced. Sure, you can feel a little battered. But other times you're greatly moved, delighted you to encounter a patch of calm and gentle thoughtfulness where you least expected it. Here then are this past year's most memorable interviews.