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Goats, gripes, and grasping for greatness
RIP Terry Pratchett 
12th-Mar-2015 02:51 pm
Summer
BBC Obituary

I didn't personally enjoy Sir Pratchett's work very much, as his absurd sense of humor wasn't particularly appealing to me. I do, however, give him vast credit for Good Omens and many other authorial influences.

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12th-Mar-2015 07:07 pm (UTC)
I saw the AT LAST... As part of one of the articles I read this morning, and it made burst out laughing, for a while.
12th-Mar-2015 07:09 pm (UTC)
I'm glad he could exit with dignity and on his own words.
12th-Mar-2015 07:12 pm (UTC)
Yes. It is a silver lining in this dark cloud.
13th-Mar-2015 04:03 pm (UTC)
On looking at your post again just now, I think I'm happy I came across AT LAST in the middle of an article, because I thought that was posted before The End, and hadn't seen the tweet about taking Death's arm, and...

:looks more closely:

Awesome. AT LAST was indeed the first tweet re Pratchett's death, albeit followed the next minute by the other two. Months after the account had otherwise gone dark save the occasional retweet. All is indeed right in the world.
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