We accompanied him to a drab hotel room that was dominated by a mammoth bed, covered with the ugliest bedspread I had ever seen. By now it was after two. He turned on the TV and we stood around for a few moments chatting about how ugly the bedspread was. Then we took turns using the bathroom, stripped down to our undies, and the three of us dove into that great big bed and … went right to sleep.
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Spending the Night With Leonard Cohen
Yes, a new first-person piece at NYT for its Boomer or Boom-Boom or Booming section. The fantasy of millions of women comes true, sort of. h/t @Bbedway
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