Elmore Leonard Passes On

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jayjerome
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Tue Aug 20, 2013 10:57 pm Post

If you don't already know, Elmore Leonard died. One of my favorite novelists, his books always entertained and cheered me, and I always felt better at the end then when I started reading.

Here's a link with some video footage of him.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/posttv/en ... video.html

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Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:17 pm Post

Good writer, especially of dialogue.
'Listen, some quiet night, when you've shirked your work that day. Do you hear
that distant, almost inaudible clicking sound? That's one of your
competitors, working away in the night in
Paris or London or Erie, PA.'

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Wed Aug 21, 2013 8:32 pm Post

jey,
the link isn't working very well... try this one folks.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4XxyHnM324

Bon Voyage Elmore

Vic
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