August 21, 2014

I Never Thought I'd Be Lucky Enough To Meet Robin Williams Twice

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We passed each other and stupefied, I could only muster a "Hello, Mr. Williams" to which he politely nodded. When I played that moment over and over in my head, I wished it could've played out differently. I realized what I should've said but thought I'd never get a second chance. I got my second chance.

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