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30-07-2012, 23:59   #1
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Maeve Binchy R.I.P.

So sad to hear of Maeve Binchy's passing today.
I read a lot of her book's. Some I often re read and never bore of them. I loved the way she portrayed her characters, often I could imagine her smile as I was reading. Her books are like a balm to my soul. Comfort reading in the loveliest imaginable way
I also liked her when I saw her in interviews, esp with Gay Byrne. She just had a lovely way about her.
Condolences to her family and friends
R.I.P. Maeve Binchy
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RIP maeve
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Rest in peace Maeve, a huge loss to the world of literature.
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31-07-2012, 09:11   #4
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Rest in peace Maeve. I've been reading her books since I was twelve. Have re-read them many times. They are the ultimate comfort read.
In the recent RTE documentary about her life, she came across as a really warm and caring lady. Condolences to her husband Gordon and family.
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I remember reading 'Circle of Friends' as a young teenager and mitching from school when the film came to our local cinema in the mid 90s. Happy days :):):)

Maeve will live on through her books.

RIP Maeve Binchy


RTE are showing Maeve Binchy: At Home in the World tonight (Tues) on RTE 1 @ 10:05pm.

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Rip , hope their is a place for her on the other side . Hope they set her a place at the table for the last supper :0)
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RIP Maeve- I have so much respect for her as a writer and was pleasantly surprised to see that she volunteered on an Israeli kibbutz back in the 60s- a woman before her time.
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Very sad..... All the GOOD people are leaving and people with NO TALENT are taking over
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Maeve was such a delightful woman to listen to and a wonderful writer. May she rest in peace.
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RIP Maeve Binchy. You were a great writer and left behind a great legacy.
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As the narrator says, take 5 minutes of your time and enjoy Maeve Binchy doing what she does best

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