He got it.

I wrote over on FolioFiles today because I wanted to say thank you to Maurice Sendak, and that is the more appropriate space for it. I’m not through, though, so here is the video that brought me to the kind of tears you just can’t stop. I feel like I have lost a friend I never knew I had, but who got it – who got *me* – like so few do.

Maurice Sendak on Death (and life)