‘I don’t fully understand what is meant by your writing, but the way that it makes me feel is beyond words.’
‘You flatter me too much, my friend, I have a great deal of faith in the fact that you can evoke the same feeling in others.’
The day I learned of my ‘mentors’ passing was an excruciatingly sad moment, I do not even have the words to express how that moment felt.
It is now some years later, I had a similar conversation, only this time it was I who gave the advice. I know my ‘student’ shall do also.