Remember me when I'm gone

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Publisher:
Nan A. Talese/Doubleday,
Pub. Date:
2004.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
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"Show me Heaven! I have seen hell." --Patricia Neal Larry King, world-famous radio and television personality, has asked the talented, the beautiful, the wise, and the rich a question all of us have pondered: How would you like to be remembered after your death? The result is REMEMBER ME WHEN I'M GONE, an entertaining and eloquent collection of "last words" from people in the arts, in politics, in sports, and in business, mostly still alive. In telling and moving reflections, often leavened by self-deprecating humor, these celebrities look back on their lives, their ambitions, their mistakes, and their accomplishments. The contributions range from pithy one-liners by Yogi Berra ("It's over."), Dave Barry, George Carlin, and Liz Smith ("Excuse my dust!"); to inspired sketches by Stephen King and Peter Falk; to candid reflections from Don Shula, Fred Rogers, and Chevy Chase; to hilarious rants from Margaret Cho and Tommy Lee; and a last request by Arthur Hailey. Often surprising and always memorable, REMEMBER ME WHEN I'M GONE is a timeless collection by stars who will live on forever.
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9780385501750
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subject_facet Biographies, Biography -- 20th century, Celebrities -- Obituaries, Interviews, King, Larry, -- 1933- -- Interviews, Obituaries, Obituaries -- United States, United States -- Biography, United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century
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