Saturday, February 18, 2012

A Brief Note


Today I started reading the stories in whispers Vol V, which was one of the books I picked up that once belonged to Karl Edward Wagner. Inside the book was a small beige card with Doubleday Books Logo on it and upon the card was written in bright blue ink:

Dear Karl,


Sorry it took so long for you to get your contributor's copy, but Doubleday fucked up...again.

Best,

Pat

I wondered, as I read the card, if Wagner had grinned at the note as I did, before putting the book away. I bet he did.

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