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heleninwales
heleninwales
He will be sadly missed
Damn. I've just seen the breaking news on the BBC site that Terry Pratchett has just died.

His writing has given me many hours of enjoyment over the years and I will regret the loss of the books he could have written if he hadn't been afflicted with the "embuggerance" of early onset Alzheimers. Sixty six is far too young. He should have had longer to enjoy the world . :(

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cmcmck From: cmcmck Date: March 12th, 2015 03:53 pm (UTC) (Link)
Such a sad loss. :o(
heleninwales From: heleninwales Date: March 12th, 2015 04:03 pm (UTC) (Link)
Indeed. I only met and spoke to him once, but I will miss him.
readthisandweep From: readthisandweep Date: March 12th, 2015 04:25 pm (UTC) (Link)
Having a personal & close association to the scourge that is Alzheimers my heart goes out to his family.
puddleshark From: puddleshark Date: March 12th, 2015 06:02 pm (UTC) (Link)
Oh no... Such sad news. He was unique and wonderful and kind, and he'll be sorely missed.
cariadwen From: cariadwen Date: March 12th, 2015 06:23 pm (UTC) (Link)
I agree, it's a sad day.
la_marquise_de_ From: la_marquise_de_ Date: March 13th, 2015 12:18 pm (UTC) (Link)
:-(
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