Alas, there is one less great person in this world. I was a long-time reader of Pratchett’s work, but never had the honor to meet him in person. However, I do know for a fact that his imagination opened doors for many others to follow in his footsteps, and that his books will live on far longer than he. I have seen a number of potent writers pay their tributes in the last few days, but perhaps the strongest came from his assistant and friend Rob Wilkins.
AT LAST, SIR TERRY, WE MUST WALK TOGETHER.
Terry took Death’s arm and followed him through the doors and on to the black desert under the endless night.