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Kevin Cullen

A case of love

Years ago, on a summer’s eve so hot that even the gulls whined, I bumped ­into Tony Lewis in a bookshop on Martha’s Vineyard. He was in his own little world, but he was always a gentleman and betrayed only equanimity when I barged into it.

“I’m looking for something for Margie,” he said, looking over his glasses, referring to his wife, Margaret Marshall.

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