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From: foxbrick (
Date: 24 Oct 2007

--- In, DJ-Anonyme@... wrote:
> Richard wrote:
> ". . . and was twice selected to be a witness to electrocutions (last
> minute reprieves saved me from that),"
> Joe Gores wrote a very moving story, Second Coming, about being such a
> witness.

"The Second Coming" and "Goodbye, Pops," as read by me as a kid in either Robert Arthur or Harold Q. Masur (probably the latter) ALFRED HITCHCOCK PRESENTS: volumes, are stories that have stuck with me for decades, and will probably continue to do so. "Coming" might even have helped shape my opinion of the practice.

Todd Mason

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