Farewell to You My Trusted Friend

I’m waiting for a letter. My friend, collaborator and former publisher, wrote deathbed letters to his best friends, telling them what they’d meant in his life. He left them with his lady friend to be mailed after his death. I hope I get one. He was one of a handful of friends who make up the short list of people I turn to for advice, or to share the best and worst that life brings. The ones who will be with me until the end. He was fond of quoting obscure philosophers. I have a stack of P...
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