Tuesday, January 10, 2006

The Ottawa Citizen article Jan 9

January 9, 2006
Picture of Leonard Cohen with Layton's newest published book in his hand

Leonard Mourns His Mentor: Leonard Cohen carries a copy of an Irving Layton book as he leaves yesterday's funeral for Mr. Layton in Montreal. Mr. Cohen, a fellow Montrealer and poet, read the Layton poem The Graveyard at the service, explaining, 'Irving would be very annoyed if there were this many people here and none of his poems were read.' Story on Page B1

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