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Leonard Cohen's recent letter to his ex-girlfriend before she died is heartbreaking

“See you down the road.”

IN SAD NEWS this morning, legendary songwriter and musician Leonard Cohen died at the age of 82.

People around the world have been sharing their tributes to Cohen all morning, and as ever the Letters Of Note Twitter account - which shares personal letters released by noteworthy people - has been on hand to provide us with an insight into his personality:

A recent note written to his muse Marianne Ihlen before her death in July is just so poignant

And the response he received is equally touching

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Once again, the world is waking up to a particularly unwelcome death in 2016


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