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Dennis Hopper was 74: sweet glimpses

“I mean, what are they going to say, man, when he’s gone? Huh? ‘Cos he dies, when it dies, man… when it dies, he dies, what are they going to say about him? What, are they gonna say he was a kind man, he was a wise man, he had plans, he had wisdom, bullshit man, am I gonna be the one that’s gonna set him straight, look at me! Wrong! You.”

Someday this world’s gonna end.
Below: A scene from Wenders’ The American Friend and Hopper at the opening of his recent Taos show.

One Response to “Dennis Hopper was 74: sweet glimpses”

  1. Nina Sammons says:

    The pure products of America go crazy.
    ~William Carlos Williams
    I saw the ghost of Dennis Hopper this morning driving south on the Turquoise Trail in a bronze pick up. He had on a cowboy hat and aviators. He raised two fingers in greeting and smiled. He was headed for the border I’ll bet.
    His funeral is today in Taos.
    Nina Sammons
    Santa Fe, NM

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