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Thank you for sharing his memory with your beautiful writing - something you both share.

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Very lovely read, thank you for this Patti

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thank you - a beautiful read

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i loved reading and feeling this of him and of you.

tara

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Oh my god. Tears straming down my face. You breath poetry. I just loved to read this.

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This is such a beautiful tribute to someone who means so much to you. I enjoyed sharing in the joy that these memories provide you.

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thank you for this beautiful tribute so lovingly told with such delicately observed details and that wonderful respect for silence...

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I don’t know about Sam but your writing tells me what I need to know and what a wonderful friend you had in him. May you keep remembering and honouring him.

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True West is one of my favorite plays—-a great maverick writer who hits the bullseye of truth. Thank you for that wonderfully written homage to your dear friend, Sam Shepard*~~*

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Friendship is a beautiful thing.

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Sam was one of the greats -- I loved Motel Chronicles -- I travelled around this West when I was younger, much like he did, staying in old motels, drinking, writing .... pretending to be a writer and actor like Sam

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From reading this I can see how much connection there was between the two of you. I love the part where you talk about the comfort that comes from being able to be with someone in silence.

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Such a beautiful tribute to deep friendship and the love of words.

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I just reread your memories...so beautifully written. Thank you Patti.

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Simply beautiful words. Your friendship will endure into the eons.

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Such a beautiful and tender tribute. I am crying.

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