Terry Pratchett has died

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MrsPurchase Thu 12-Mar-15 15:12:49

I'm gutted.

FarHaveITravelled Thu 12-Mar-15 15:13:41

What?! No way sad

Floggingmolly Thu 12-Mar-15 15:13:56

Oh! sad

dinkystinky Thu 12-Mar-15 15:14:11

That's such sad news - RIP Terry. Thank you for writing so many wonderful books. Am going to start re-reading my collection tonight in tribute.

noideawhattoget Thu 12-Mar-15 15:14:26

oh thats a big shame sad

ScrambledSmegs Thu 12-Mar-15 15:14:41

Oh god no. Really? Fuck. Have loved his book since I was a teen.

Bloody hell I'm crying confused

CMOTDibbler Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:01

Oh no, thats so sad

RIP Terry, I'll wear the lilac for you

noideawhattoget Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:13

we are reading one of his books to the dd's at bedtime currently (not right now obv but at night) dragons at crumbling castle. they love it

ScrambledSmegs Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:14

Books. Obviously books.

sad

SurelyYoureJokingMrFeynman Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:16

Gutted. But he wasn't having much fun with the embuggerance, was he? sad

TP, I raise my glass to you sir. wine

JoanGalt Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:35

That's very sad news indeed.

softlysoftly Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:36

Sad times thought there would be a thread. So many here who pay tribute with their usernames

RatOnnaStick Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:48

RIP Mr Pratchett.

Thumbwitch Thu 12-Mar-15 15:15:48

NOOOO!!! sad sad

MrsPurchase Thu 12-Mar-15 15:16:17

Yes sad His family have released a statement. Amongst other things mentioned, he was surrounded by his cats sad grin

MrsCosmopilite Thu 12-Mar-15 15:16:27

I've just seen that. The world has lost a great author. (I shall be rereading everything once I've finished my library books).

AnguaResurgam Thu 12-Mar-15 15:16:46

sad

CapnMurica Thu 12-Mar-15 15:17:01

Oh god. sad

Not on the news yet? I could only find it on wiki?

Thumbwitch Thu 12-Mar-15 15:17:22

Oh God, I'm actually crying. sad

glenthebattleostrich Thu 12-Mar-15 15:17:38

He was brilliant. The way he dealt with his condition was an inspiration.

Enormouse Thu 12-Mar-15 15:18:12

Oh sad, RIP Mr Pratchett.

MrsPurchase Thu 12-Mar-15 15:18:32

Thumb So am I.
TP got me through some dark times.

LadySybilLikesSloeGin Thu 12-Mar-15 15:18:32

www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-31858156 sad

CloudBursting Thu 12-Mar-15 15:18:56

Even knowing it was coming, its still heart breaking to read this news - I will read DS 'Where's my cow?' tonight, through the tears.

madhairday Thu 12-Mar-15 15:19:19

Just saw this. That's so sad. One of the greats. sad

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