So said David Rakoff in the months before he died.
“Everyone loses ability. If you’re lucky, this happens over the course of a few decades. If you’re not, (meh). But the story is essentially the same.”
And he dances. A few sweeping, sentimental gestures. A rueful smile.
His grace is beyond words, although he does those quite well, too.
For those who have 15 minutes to observe a life well-lived, despite circumstances: