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Loss Of An Original Mind, An Affectionate Heart

March 23, 2017

Tags: Amy Krouse Rosenthal, You May Want To Marry My Husband, Encyclopedia of an Ordinary life, the meaning of life

Any death represents the loss of uniqueness - the one pair of hands that could shape clay in just that way, the one brain that analyzed situations in just that manner, the one person who combined just that knowledge-set, circle of acquaintances, capabilities, and experiences.

With the death last week of Amy Krouse Rosenthal, we lost something else: a true original. Known for her quirky (more…)