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Is That All There Is?

Then let’s keep dancing, and watch history float by.

Nov 28, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 11 • By KELLY JANE TORRANCE
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It’s a grimly bracing thought Stove has left us. And as Andrew Irvine points out, five years after recounting the parable of the stoic Indian, Stove killed himself. He was 66 years old, and suffering from throat cancer. Perhaps his legacy will be to inspire others to fight for the freedom he thought would one day be inescapably lost.

Kelly Jane Torrance is an assistant editor at The Weekly Standard.