Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Charles Schulz brought, and continues to bring, happiness to millions. He brought it to himself mostly with his work. "Whenever called upon to discuss his life, he made a point of proclaiming himself a failure in all but his work," observed his biographer. Must've been the modest Minnesotan in him. How remarkable that he died on the eve of publication of his last Peanuts strip, after fifty years. He was a good man.