Strangely (from the vantagepoint of the events of last week), in the interim between Christmas and New Year of last year, a month ago now, I read again 'Franny and Zooey', by J.D Salinger.
I needed a book.
There it was, to hand.
I read it.
And three weeks later, he died.
Here's the comic that I made a month ago:
Vale, Jerome David Salinger (1919 - 2010), creator of the immortal Glass family.