If he were alive, he would probably be a poster here, because he liked young girls. He told me that he also liked young boys (unlike me), so he would probably be a BC poster, too.
45 years ago, exactly, today. It is a long time.
To commemorate this day, I borrowed Songs from Andalucia by Lorca and a collection of Japanese tanka poems translated by... okay, translated very well by someone. We owned those two books - and so many others - when we were young and they were very dear to me, but time destroyed those bindings/tomes/volumes piece by piece, leaf by leaf, until nothing was left.