dance me to the end of love . . . .
The master of light and dark made an graceful exit this month, quietly and eloquently leaving the table with the gentle tilt of his hat. Leonard Cohen the alluring and deeply spiritual singer-songwriter, poet, and novelist was creatively busy right to the very end, blending his mix or wisdom, humour and darkness into a songbook of gorgeous French chanson old world charm. He ask's "you want it darker?" then gently leaves.