Essayist/Poet

Dr. Don Baham

 

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Thoughts on The Passing of Will Pool

By Don Baham – January 21, 2020

It’s near midnight on the evening just a few days before Will’s memorial as I sit at my computer wondering what to write about this unique human being that the fates arranged for the crossing of our paths ...


Perhaps my thoughts at this moment are just cerebal and inadequate when I think of Will ...


I’ll just tell you my feelings as I remember him ...


Warm, really warm, no; really really warm when I see him unexpectedly in person at a meeting or gathering as I await his glowing countenance at seeing me and feeling my  admiration of him and for who and how he is and was …


And at other moments when we are alone or not in each other’s presence and we think of the other and feel really really warm again and want to linger solitarily in nirvana longer ...


And longer …


And longer …