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Mesg #90937 "RIP Ray Bradbury"
Author Wandering Author     Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author Click to view this author's profile Click to add this author to your buddy list
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Date Wed Jun-06-12 12:53 PM
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Wed Jun-06-12 12:58 PMby Wandering Author

The lost Martian civilisation is gone from us forever, its last traces vanished, the mind that envisioned it extinguished. Only words on a page remain to hint at the glories and wonders of that world.

I'm compelled to add, I really want to rant and spit and scream and swear. He was unique, his voice like no other. Not just The Martian Chronicles, but Dandelion Wine, Something Wicked This Way Comes... I could go on and on. This feels a lot like the day I heard Heinlein was dead. There is something about knowing you will never have the chance to discover another new book by an author you love that is tragic and overwhelming, at least to me.

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RIP Ray Bradbury [View all] , Wandering Author, Wed Jun-06-12 12:53 PM
  say it aint so!, KatsInCommand, Jun 06th 2012, #1
RE: say it aint so!, magic seeker, Jun 06th 2012, #2
RE: RIP Ray Bradbury, Chevaliersg, Jun 06th 2012, #3
RE: RIP Ray Bradbury, zette, Jun 09th 2012, #4

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