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He looked even more appealing to me than George Clooney!
I've often wondered about a particular phenomenon that almost always happens when someone passes away - the RIPs, the outpouring of positive sentiments and praise for the departed individual. What makes us all participate in this exercise? As I read through all the eulogies and reminiscences of Dr Abdul Kalam after his passing, this thought comes to the fore again.