Hold the Memorial

4:00 AM, DEC 22, 2017 | By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

The other day a friend told me that my name came up at the funeral of someone I didn’t remotely know. I told her, this friend, that I assumed that the person who brought it up was doubtless the minister, priest, or rabbi officiating at the funeral. She s......

He does not hug

Sammy hugs Dick, August 22, 1972. Photo Credit: Corbis / Getty

Poor David Copperfield, to add to the other humiliations of his boyhood, at school is forced, for reasons too elaborate t......