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Obituaries

As a Mother

By Stephen Byrne. Claudia Gómez González hoped for an education. She was killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas instead.

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Parts Unknown

By Clare Welsh. Anthony Bourdain, dead at 61, recognized the misfits working behind the counter.

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Poor Nigel

By Phil Huffy. A Valentine's Day poem for the seabird that died after 5 years wooing his decoy lover.

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The King Is Dead

By Marc Alan Di Martino. An obituary for the king of Strand Books, written by a former worker.

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