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Bill’s smile


Sorry, I’m so late. I’ve been writing a piece for tomorrow on WFB. One feels stricken even if not shocked. I just want to record one of his great qualities: Bill had the capacity to make everyone feel that they enhanced his life. If you ran into him on the staircase, he would make you think that you had just capped his day. It need hardly be said that few men are great. But even fewer great men are so good. I weep.


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